Hanselminutes Podcast 264 - This is not your father's WCF - All about the WebAPI with Glenn Block
Glenn Block is with Scott in The Netherlands and tries to get Scott up to speed on what's new in the WCF Web Api. Scott thinks WCF is scary and heavyweight. How does WCF fit into a world of Web 2.0 lightweight APIs? What's the WCF WebAPI and how does compare to services in ASP.NET MVC?
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