Feds to Let Citizens Log In With Yahoo, Google, Paypal Accounts (via OpenID)

Posted on Wed 09 September 2009 in Dispatches • Tagged with government, openid, privacy, security • 1 min read

This is an enormous win for OpenID, but it is also a huge risk if anything goes wrong with such a high-profile project. Obviously, it will all depend on the implementation, and if all goes well it will give OpenID the push it needs to increase the number of consumers …

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Facebook, Identity, and OpenID

Posted on Sun 05 August 2007 in Dispatches • Tagged with facebook, identity, openid, social networking, tech, web2.0 • 5 min read

I’m a little late on this one, but it’s still worth discussing. I also apologize for the length of this post, but I had more to say than I thought!

A few weeks ago, some of you may have read this post by Jeremiah Owyang regarding his predictions …

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