- Why do I use OpenID?
centrallogin system works, just like how Google works with it's username system. I would love to see an OpenID and Google collaboration!
- What's the difference between using an OpenID to the normal signup procedures? Less spam, no forgotten password scenarios and easier logging in, as opposed to the various security risks I have come across whilst using browsers to store passwords as well as having to lose stored passwords.
Tuesday, December 11, 2007
Afrigator uses OpenID! What is OpenID?
OpenID had been staring at me from Afrigator for a long time... so I decided to try it some time ago.
What is OpenID?
OpenID is a central decentralized login system that allows you to use your "OpenID" on a central validation server, to keep you logged in for as long as you choose, when signing-in to any OpenID-enabled sites.
Let's identify the key advantages for a user. It's not very complicated.