Aaron Parecki

An Introduction to OAuth 2

Date: This event took place live on July 17 2012

Presented by: Aaron Parecki

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

If you've ever written any code to authenticate with Twitter, you may have been confused by all the signature methods and base strings. You'll be happy to know that OAuth 2 has vastly simplified the process, but at what cost?

Join O'Reilly author Aaron Parecki for a webcast presentation that will give an overview of OAuth 2, starting with:

  • Various options for building web apps and native apps
  • What the end user sees
  • What developers using an OAuth 2 API deal with
  • What developers of OAuth-2-compliant APIs will need to know to successfully implement an OAuth 2 service of their own

Presenter: Aaron Parecki (book soon to be released)

Aaron Parecki is a Portland-based iPhone and web developer interested in solving practical problems with technology. He has been tracking his location every six seconds for the past 3 years, and using it to automate aspects of his life. In 2010, he co-founded Geoloqi, a private, real-time mobile and web platform for secure location sharing with Amber Case in an effort to help people connect in the real world.

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