Idea: up-to-date business card
Pius A. Uzamere II
pius at alum.mit.edu
Thu Mar 15 15:45:37 CET 2007
The latest OpenID spec provides for this using the Simple Registration
(SReg) extension. This functionality is optional for consumers and servers
to implement. See
On 3/15/07, Steven ** <montgoss+openmokocommunity at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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 gmail.com> wrote:
> > It would be ideal trying to tie this in with OpenID authentication. I've
> > 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
> > connection is available.
> > I need to research OpenID a bit more but I'm thinking this may be a no
> > 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
> > information and less speculation. I leave this as food for thought...
> > -Pete
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