This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
I was always under this feeling that REST web service can accept only XML, JSON and TEXT as input. However I heard that REST webservices can also take other formats as inputs like files and documents. Is that possible or are these converted into xml's and json's.