Idea: up-to-date business card

Steven ** montgoss+openmokocommunity at
Thu Mar 15 15:35:48 CET 2007

I agree on the OpenID thing.  I just got my OpenID created a couple of
weeks ago.  It's nice not relying on any one company to store you

Does the OpenID spec allow for storing additional information besides
just your password?


On 3/15/07, Peter A Trotter <peter.trotter at> wrote:
> It would be ideal trying to tie this in with OpenID authentication. I've not
> really had time to think this through fully but basically you would be
> replacing the one big store (Plaxo) with a distributed model.
> I was about to flesh that out a little but I think everyone can see where I
> am going. PIM app on phone updates contact info when required / when cheap
> connection is available.
> I need to research OpenID a bit more but I'm thinking this may be a no go
> because you'd probably need to re authenticate to update information.
> Seems my brain is not really working yet this morning. I think I need more
> information and less speculation. I leave this as food for thought...
> -Pete

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