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Mark Baker: Yet another service which opts for REST rather than SOA. Victory is mine! Muhahaha! 8-) getitems: n=1 - mark unread items as read

You know what distinguishes this "definition" of REST from WS-*?  A blank line.

But I suspect it will be popular anyway. certainly is.  And it is even further away from REST.  Here's code that will do a posts/add request using HTTP GET.  Sweet.

You know what people like in APIs?  Hint: it is not where you put the blank line.  People like it when you don't need to throw in the kitchen sink to make this work.