Nice sample of WCF client using RESTful Twitter API

Check out Kirk Allen Evans posting about how to create a Twitter client using its RESTful API and WCF.  I’m a sucker for simplicity and this hits the spot.


Silverlight 2.0 and WCF sample

Want to create a nice Silverlight 2.0 app using WCF services for data?  Check out Bob Familiar’s post for code and links to great resources.


What's in Essential WCF?

Now that Essential WCF is out, we’re seeing interest from many places.  Rich, Chris and I were contacted by InformIT to do an interview and talk about the book.  Separately, I’m hearing from readers looking to do big and small things with the technology.  And here in Boston this week, we have a sold out…


Using SyndicationFeed to display photos from

The SyndicationFeed class from System.ServiceModel.Syndicatation makes it easy to work with feeds and extensions. The code below uses an RSS feed from to show photo albums on a page.  Of course there are many ways to consume RSS with and w/o code, but the WCF enhancements with .NET 3.5 are a nice new trick….