Creating a REST JSON WCF Service with C# .NET.

“Boring conversation anyway.” – Han Solo. Ok, I think this post possibly has too many acronyms in the title. This post is about creating a WCF service that can be consumed by a client using the REST (representational state transfer) architectural style, and using JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) for data transfer. Why would we do […]

New Top Level Domains (TLDs) – Awesome.

“You don’t need to see his identification.” – Obi-Wan (Ben) Kenobi It’s about time – the first set of new internet top level domains (TLDs) have been available for some time now with many more on the way. If you’re not aware, when the Domain Name Services (DNS) protocol was devised back in the 80s […]

Programatically using the BasicHttpsBinding and UserNamePasswordValidator classes in a WCF C# .NET Windows Service.

“Now we find out if that code is worth the price we paid.” – Princess Leia I wrote an article recently regarding how to create a WCF based C# .NET Windows Service (here). I’m going to build upon that further here by moving from the BasicHttpBinding class to the BasicHttpsBinding class, and from Windows authentication to […]