Articles by Christian Heilmann
Christian Heilmann unwraps local storage, one of HTML5’s very useful new features. Speed up web services and cache frequently accessed data or even an application’s whole interface – local storage isn’t just for Christmas.
17 12/2009 The Web Is Your CMS
Christian Heilmann uses the Yahoo! Query Language to assert that we already have a content management system in the form of the web. YQL unifies interfaces and combines requests to make working with APIs much easier.
4 12/2008 Sitewide Search On A Shoe String
Christian Heilmann introduces a handy ‘build your own search’ web service from Yahoo that enables ordinary developers to harness Yahoo’s search technology for their own sites and web applications. Roll your sleeves up and get ready for some code.
3 12/2006 Flickr Photos On Demand with getFlickr
Christian Heilmann frolics with Flickr and provides a super simple way of using photos on your site without the need for server-side scripts or the full API. Want to bore the internets with pictures of your cat? Well now you can, without even touching the server, Gran.