How to Set Up OpenID on Your Own Domain with fallback proivder

Saw Gina Tripani’s followup post to Chriss Messina’s comments on This Week in Google. http://smarterware.org/6286/how-to-set-up-openid-on-your-own-domain/ It is very good to hear that people turns out to like the “delegation[1]” feature. In the article Gina says: I’m not sure yet how to set Idproxy as my “fallback” provider just yet; if …

OpenID TechNight #6

“OpenID TechNight vol.6”, a technical seminar hosted by OpenID Foundation Japan (OIDF-J) took place on May 28, 2010 at NRI. Here is the summary: Introduction – Tatsuya Katsuhara (NRI) Some introduction to Identity and Web Identity Technology, the history of OpenID and OAuth etc. http://www.slideshare.net/kthrtty/open-id-technightvol6kthrttyslidesharever OpenID Sessions OpenID and Extensions: …

NTT docomo now an OpenID Provider

The largest mobile operator in Japan,┬áNTT docomo, which covers approximately 50% of Japanese population, started offering OpenID authentication on March 9, 2010. Every docomo user has an identifier called i-modeID. Using this, users can single sign-on to mobile sites using docomo handsets, making one-click payment and other authenticated actions. These …

What is Identity?

From this morning, there is a thread going on on Identity Commons mailing list (identity gangs) on “What is Identity?”. The thread started off by quoting Kim Cameron’s definition of Digital Identity. Digital Identity: the digital representation of a set of claims made by one digital subject about itself or …