This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line! See this thread for details.
THE SCRIPT TAG HACKSecurity restrictions prevent us from using XMLHttpRequest to access any
means we can’t access remote servers like this:
We can’t use XMLHttpRequest to access the Web APIs offered by so many
sites these days. That’s a real shame because most APIs return their data in
XML, which would then be available in responseXML.
The script element has no such security restrictions. It’s possible to access