Editor's note: This Guest Post blog post comes from Darren Levy, who's earning a Masters in Computer Science at New York University. This past December, he received an honorable mention for his YQL + Kynetx app, FaceTheMusic, and always enjoys learning about cool new web technologies.
If a friend sent you to this blog post, then he or she wants to show you how easy it is to start programming. Yahoo! provides lots of products that offer almost instant gratification and require no prior programming experience. Just a little time here will give you a whole new set of tools at your disposal.
If you go to the YQL console, click Show Community Tables and scroll through, you can instantly see all the information YQL can access. A good way to learn how to write YQL statements is to click on the "Example Queries" right above the data tables.
Lets say we wanted to use the Newegg.com data table toRead More »from Quick Tutorial: YQL + Pipes Working Together