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This page provides an overview of 8 articles related to 'xpointer', listing most recently updated content first. Note that filters may be applied to display a sub-set of articles in this category (see FAQs on filtering for usage tips). Select this link to remove all filters.

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XPointer is a system for addressing components of XML based internet media. XPointer is divided among four specifications: a "framework" which forms the basis for identifying XML fragments, a positional element addressing scheme, a scheme for namespaces, and a scheme for XPath-based addressing. XPointer Framework is a recommendation since March 2003. The XPointer language is designed to address structural aspects of XML, including text content and other information objects created as a result of parsing the document. Thus, it could be used to point to a section of a document highlighted by a user through a mouse drag action. XPointer is covered by a royalty-free technology patent held by Sun Microsystems. (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: Xpointer)

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Metadata related to 'xpointer' (as derived from all content tagged with this term):

  • Number of articles referring to 'xpointer': 8 (0.5% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'xpointer' across all Ariadne articles: 26
  • Average number of references to 'xpointer' per Ariadne article: 3.25
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'xpointer': 1998-05
  • Trending factor of 'xpointer': 0 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Top authors

Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'xpointer':

  1. brian kelly (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. bernadette daly (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. philip hunter (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Functionality in Digital Annotation: Imitating and Supporting Real-world Annotation

Richard Waller looks at both pre-digital and digital concepts of annotation, with a view to how annotation tools might be used in the subject-gateway environment.

April 2003, issue35, feature article

Web Focus: Hot News From WWW10

Brian Kelly reports on the Tenth International World Wide Web Conference, held in Hong Kong on 1-5 May 2001.

June 2001, issue28, tooled up

Web Focus: Reflections On WWW9

Brian Kelly reports on the WWW9 conference, held in Amsterdam, in May 2000.

June 2000, issue24, tooled up

What Are Document Management Systems?

Brian Kelly explains the concept of document management systems.

September 1998, issue17, regular column

Web Editorial: Introduction to Issue 16

Philip Hunter and Bernadette Daly introduce Ariadne issue 16.

July 1998, issue16, editorial

What Are XLink and Xpointer?

Brian Kelly explains XLink and XPointer.

July 1998, issue16, tooled up

What Is XML?

Brian Kelly elucidates another infuriating three letter acronym: XML.

May 1998, issue15, tooled up

Web Focus: The 7th World Wide Web Conference

Brian Kelly is interviewed about the 7th World Wide Web Conference upon his return from Brisbane.

May 1998, issue15, regular column

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