A "web service" is a software system designed to support interoperable machine-to-machine interaction over the World Wide Web.

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Model Implementation That Calls RESTful API

I am working on a ground-up rebuild for an app that has a relatively simple purpose. Users can view/favorite entities that are backed by a RESTful API. I own both the client code as well as the API. ...
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WebService async WebMethod

How do I simplify this method? Is handling an exception in this method a good idea? ...
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Async operations in WebMethod

How can I improve this code, without to return async Task? ...
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Web service - getting data from SQL and adding to Object

I have created a class called CommandMessages ...
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Web service getting value using LINQ from queue table in SQL database

As a test of my C# skills, I have been asked to create a simple web service which will take a message from a queue table in a SQL database and send it to a web application when a button is pressed on ...
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Small, embedded full-stack web server

I thought it might be interesting to post this for review. I did this project last year, under some interesting constraints: it's a thin webserver which lives in a Raspberry Pi, which is networked to ...
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First Time HTML5/CSS Site

I am working on my first HTML5/CSS web site and, like all of my first-time projects, they end up cumbersome, crude, and hard to work with when changes need to be made later in the life cycle. I am ...
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Graceful JavaScript fallback for external web service failure

I use the src.sencha.io service to resize images on the fly according to device width, saving lots of bandwidth on mobiles etc. Sometimes the service fails randomly with a 503 error, so a fallback is ...
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Web service proxy that switches endpoint URLs in the event of a TimeoutException

I am creating a service (FaultTolerantCommunication) that wraps a call to a (web) service. Its responsibility is to switch the endpoint URL in the event of a ...
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Call to external web service

The architecture is showing a call to an external Web Service which is called by me. Then I will expose the data using WCF to be callable from another WCF client. But I really don't like how it's ...
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bottle.py upload document to mongodb

Simple post and download web app in bottle. server.py ...
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Android AsyncTask, HTTP Request and Parsing

I am working on Android applications for last 2 years and about 80% applications I have developed involve web-services consumption followed by some sort of XML or JSON parsing. Initially, when I had ...
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Best practice to upload files on server using Rest Service

I am using building REST services for file upload on the server. Here is some code of that ...
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Optimize a synchronization with remote web service

I am writing a method to synchronize the local Core Data entities with a remote web service (in this case Parse.com). To update changed or created objects, I fetch all where the "updatedAt" date ...
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Review of my PHP Wrapper around Third Party Soap API

I have written a wrapper for Soap based 3rd party web service. https://gist.github.com/veganista/bd940750d9e240e63b89 I'm pretty happy with it so far (I think, anyway). It's only a small sub-set of ...
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Avoiding Duplicate Boilerplate Code in WCF Service

I'm responsible for maintaining a web service project in c#. I have one service class with a bunch of methods that look a lot like this: ...
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PHP “web service” and jQuery ajax

I've been writing classic ASP.NET web services for a while now, and this is my first time writing a PHP based web service. I'm rather new to PHP as well. In ASP.NET, you directly call the web method ...
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Synchronization-Thread with Server every 5 secs

I have a server-client environment, where the client connects and synchronizes data with the server every 5 second. For synchronizing I use a background thread on the client which works fine, but on ...
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Way of coding in C# [closed]

Sometimes I have to write big code in a class, so what I do is something like this, ...
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Is this code thread safe?

I do a code review for ASP.NET MVC RESTful service application code. Controller looks something like ...
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Calling restful web services efficiently

I need to use this code to fetch data from web service and show them in a site properly but after I request for the webservice I am unable to load them fast. Site is loading very slow. ...
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Is there a better way to consume an ASP.NET Web API call in an MVC controller?

In a new project I am creating for my work I am creating a fairly large ASP.NET Web API. The api will be in a separate visual studio solution that also contains all of my business logic and database ...
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Database calls with Python Flask and SQLAlchemy

I am creating a Python Flask webservice and this is basically how I am doing all of my database calls if a webservice needs to interact with the database: ...
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First Database Schema - How did I do?

I would really like some advice from any DB gurus who have a few minutes free. After doing some reading and playing with sqlfiddle over the weekend I have constructed this postgresql schema and it is ...
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Web API and Stored Procedures

I am building a web service that gets data via Stored Procedures from a db and provides the result as JSON. The solution is built as a MVC 4 Web API project. I have to retrieve the data via Stored ...
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ASP.NET Web API HTTP GET with optional parameters

Writing my first ASP.NET Web API web service. Still learing the power of Linq as well. I feel like there is a more ideomatic way of doing this: ...
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Using XML from web service with switch

Very simple requirements here: connect to web service check if account number exists if it exists update it if it does not exist create the account I have accomplished this with the code below I ...
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Is this too long for a web request?

This is from a C# library I'm writing that checks for updates through a PHP script. ...
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How improve a get/set method of a webservice using EclipseLink and database entities?

I am wondering if this is a correct and a good way to write the implementation of two web service methods (get/set method). The setPerson method can be called ...
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What is this simple SOAP client missing? [closed]

I used Service Reference > Add > Advanced > Web Reference to add a reference and wrote this very simple SOAP client to test out the service: ...