Dudes, this is so not REST

So it’s clear that Rdio’s “REST” API, like many other recent “REST” APIs such as DropBox’s*, isn’t REST at all. It’s more of an ad-hoc RPC scheme, which is ironic because there’s traditionally been a lot of enmity between REST proponents vs. those of RPC protocols like XML-RPC and SOAP. The SOAP boffins must be chortling behind their WSDLs at this

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