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Hands on OAuth with the playground

November 8th, 2010 1 comment
After having an overview of OAuth, we can now get a change to watch the OAuth dance unfold before us with a great site called the OAuth Playground where we can simulate all these OAuth requests. The site allows us to see the HTTP requests behind the OAuth workflow we discussed in the previous section. For the sake of this example, try to think of the OAuth playground as a rich application where you can view your Google contacts. (Obviously, OPlayground is a technical oriented site, allowing you to see the different request on the HTTP level, but the same principles apply. oauth-playground-logo

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