Messina Shows How XAuth Works

By now, you’ve probably heard about Xauth.org, the collaboration between Meebo and companies like Google, Yahoo, MySpace, etc. If not, it’s an open platform for extending authenticated user services across the web. On the Google Code blog, Google’s Open Web advocate Chris Messina shares some details about how it works from a technical perspective. He… Continue reading Messina Shows How XAuth Works

First Live Salmon Implementation

This week Cliqset and Status.net announced some pretty significant news. They launched the first live implementation of the salmon protocol, making for the first open cross-communication between two social networks. In other words, according to Cliqset, this is the first time users of two independent public web entities are able to communicate with each other,… Continue reading First Live Salmon Implementation