I have been seeing an increasing frequency of the term OpenID online these days, blogs, wikis, devnets, ..
Interestingly, while browsing my del.icio.us network yesterday, I came across a free anonymous/temporary OpenID provider at:
My Trash Mail. I have some chats with Sarah as well the same night about the crappy social networks surrounding us these days. However, there are some good ones which help driving one's personal growth and goals,
get into OpenID. If you are not familiar with the concept, it is basically a distributed and decentralized single sign on (SSO) solution. You will be given an OpenID which is basically a URL, e.g.
If you are interested to read more about it and what's going on behind the scene, please refer to:
Atlassian Developer Blog about their SSO tool "Crowd" will be OpenID-enabled in the end of May. That sounds interesting.
As OpenID is growing in a high momentum, we will be seeing more and more companies and sites to support it in the very near future, such as Digg, Microsoft, ...
- yc, opened