Consuming ASP.NET Web API services in Windows 8 C# XAML apps

added by pwalat
9/10/2012 7:00:18 AM

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In this blog post I show how to set up a basic CRUD ASP.NET Web API REST like service and how to consume that service from a C# Windows XAML 8 app (‘modern style’ that is). I lso show how to build a simple user interface in XAML powered by data retrieved from our service and how to leverage MVVM pattern to make the code a little bit more maintainable.