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One of the biggest problems with trying to de-clutter my life is the “paper mountain”. This is all the stuff that comes through the front door on a depressingly regular basis. At least the majority of it is now from organisations that we actually do have legitimate dealings with as a family (bank, etc.) but it still piles up on the table by the front door and then adds to even bigger piles in the office.
JanRain: “Internet-scale identity services with OpenID” Products MyOpenID Identity Provider Jyte.com Claims, cred & contacts BotBouncer.com A free CAPTCHA service for OpenIDs OpenIDEnabled.com By developers, for developers Schtuff.com A free Wiki service
New Ping Identity Apache CardSpace Module Brings Information Cards to the LAMP Stack – Ping Identity Corporation
New Ping Identity Apache CardSpace Module Brings Information Cards to the LAMP Stack – Ping Identity Corporation: “New Ping Identity Apache CardSpace Module Brings Information Cards to the LAMP Stack Apache Applications Now Have a New Tool to Protect Against Phishing Attacks RSA Conference, San Francisco, CA â€“ February 7, 2007 â€“ Ping Identity Corporation today announced the immediate availability of an open source module that allows Apache-hosted applications to use Windows CardSpace Information Cards for authentication.
Identity brings Microsoft and Internet 2.0 together | The Register: “Is Open ID the glue we need? By Mary Branscombe (Published Thursday 1st March 2007 09:47 GMT) Microsoft isn’t the only one taking an interest in Open ID. AOL, Yahoo! and Digg have all announced they’ll accept Open ID credentials as a way of identifying users online. But for Microsoft this is more than just a technology partnership. It could be the first real step towards creating the multi-platform, multi-system identity metasystem.
John Q Random writes _“Stefan Brands‘s company credentica.com announced their U-Prove library and SDK implementing ID tokens â€��? also known as digital credentials or private credentials. (Private Credentials are a cool PKI replacement and anonymous e-cash tech that allows you to prove certified attributes like age, credit rating, group membership, etc. without revealing who you are; to allow you to have a digital life without the digital dossier effect inherent in a central databases.
There is an discussion of OpenID in this Digg entry. Interesting for peoples views on the merits and weaknesses. The actual entry is about Digg announcing support for OpenID.