In this lesson our instructor talks about the history of XML. First, he discusses SGML, Charles Goldfarb, Generic Coding, and Tim Berners-Lee. Then he talks about the World Wide Web, browser wars, and HTML versions. He finishes the lesson with a discussion on XML and HTML.
XML derives from SGML, a
markup language developed through the 1970s
SGML was used to describe the
original HTML for web design
XML restricts SGMLs syntax
to promote extentions to web documents outside the scope of HTML
History of XML
Lecture Slides are screen-captured images of important points in the lecture. Students can download and print out these lecture slide images to do practice problems as well as take notes while watching the lecture.