Connecting a modern entertainment device like a Roku, AppleTV, XBox, Playstation, etc., to a subscription service or app like Netflix or Amazon should be simple. Sadly, it isn't. Fortunately the proposed stardard for OAuth Device Authorization Grants is here to change all that.
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If you've ever had to navigate the harrowing path to signing OAuth v1 requests to Twitter (or other OAuth v1 providers), this article will help you implement this tricky bit of code easily.
The OAuth 2.1 draft will soon be published as an RFC. Why did they write it? How were the OAuth 2 specifications modified? What will you have to change?