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Forget oAUTH?! Mozilla's Browser ID

Jul 15, 2011, 15:00 (1 Talkback[s])


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"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 email address...

"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."

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