REST API With Basic Access Authentication In Your Mobile App

In the context of mobile apps, basic access authentication is way for a Web browser to provide user name and password when invoking a REST service. A REST service that requires basic access authentication will look like this:

https://username:password@www.host.com/products

As you can see we are using https: and passing the username and password to the service.

Working with REST services (that return JSON or XML) is very easy in Tiggr Mobile Apps Builder. Tiggr comes with a service editor where you define service settings such as URL, and data format type (JSON, JSON, or XML). Request Parameters – for defining service inputs. Response Parameters – for defining service outputs.

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