Coding

Access data using XML HTTP

Many times you have the need to access data (XML) from other sites than the current page, browser security settings prevent it as it could lead to Cross Site Security issues. I came across these two good references on solving this:

  1. Yahoo! Developer Use a Web Proxy for Cross-Domain XMLHttpRequest Calls
  2. Mash-it Up with ASP.NET AJAX: Using a proxy to access remote APIs