Let's face it, the term "REST" has become too popular for its own good. Like so many other hyper-successful buzzwords, REST means very different things to different developers. If you think that REST loosely translates to "JSON over HTTP", then it's time for a hypermedia intervention. In this talk, you'll learn about the core tenants of RESTful design, where the major frameworks go astray, and why it matters. We'll also discuss some of the exciting things going on in the hypermedia community, and how you can take advantage of them to build more awesome clients and servers.