Forget oAUTH?! Mozilla's Browser ID
Jul 15, 2011, 15:00 (1 Talkback[s])
"Since the beginning of the Internet era, your email address and
your ability to verify that it's actually yours has been the
lynchpin of Internet identity.
"You want to join a new site/service? Sure! Just verify your
"Mozilla is now making that whole exercise easier with a new
effort called BrowserID. Basically what it does is it keeps your
verified email in the browser and then compliant BrowserID sites
can verify that address when you click on a button."