Twitter and OpenID

Dave Winer says: “[…] we could make Twitter the open identity system we’ve been looking for. Make your Twitter ID the one that you use to log on to other service […]” I say let Twitter support OpenID with all of the good Relaying Party Best Practices including (but not limited to): Ability to associate an existing account with an OpenID Ability to switch to another OpenID (sort of a password recovery for OpenID) Ability to create a new account directly with an external (non Twitter) OpenID (be a standard relaying party) If they want to, they can also be an OpenID provider (which should be good for them, of course ;-) ). [Read More]