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OpenID Gets Explained, Maligned, and Dropped

Jan 08, 2009, 12:04 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Lisa Hoover)

[ Thanks to sakshi garg for this link. ]

""Out of over a million accounts, less than 200 registered users used OpenID...The costs to continue supporting OpenID are significant. It takes extra time for development and quality assurance testing each new release to make sure that OpenID works with the changes that we make. Given the low amount of usage, it makes more sense to focus these resources on building new features or improving existing features that are used by the majority of users," writes a Wetpaint site admin known as "Jeremy.""

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