OpenID is an standard that describes how users can be authenticated by 3rd parties which means that websites don't have to store user credentials.

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How to list the sites I've authenticated with using a Yahoo OpenId?

Along the same vein of this question, is there any way to list the sites authorized with a particular Yahoo openId account?
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Don't Google profile links work as OpenIDs any more?

For years I've been using a http://www.google.com/profiles/name.surname link as my OpenID. I've also used it to log in to StackExchange sites because If I've just pressed Google logo to log in there ...
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OpenID Plug-ins

I am starting a website up now and I maybe using WordPress but if I use static HTML is there a way I can use OpenID on my site. I now about the Apache module but I have a simply hosting plan with ...
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How to get a list of sites where I have used a yahoo openid?

I have been using my flickr url as my openid on a number of sites. Since I found out that my google profile can also serve as my openid I was thinking of changing all my registrations from flickr to ...
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Can't Login via OpenID from Mobile Phone?

Is it that third party authentication in general and OpenID in particular can't be used to login to websites, if I'm on mobile phone? The reason I ask this is because buxfer doesn't seem to allow ...
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What will the response plan be if your openid provider gets hacked?

The recent hack of the gawker network has left a question in my mind. If I had an account at gawker, I would protect myself by changing my passwords at all the other identity providers where I use the ...
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Photo Sharing Site (alternative to flickr) supporting OpenID sign in?

Greetings fellow web citizens, I'm looking for a web application to share my photos The thing that stirs me away from flickr is my general tiredness from maintaining the ever growing user ...
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How to find a list of sites that I've authenticated with using my Google OpenID?

I use Google's Profile feature when logging into sites that support OpenID. Is there a way for me to get a list of all the websites that I have logged into using my Google Profile as my OpenID.
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Can I use Gmail on Google Apps as OpenID provider?

We use Gmail on Google Apps for email for our small company using our on domain-name. Now I would like to use the email-addresses with OpenID. Is there any way I can use Gmail on Google Apps as ...
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OpenID Security

Couldn't any webapp that requires an OpenID login just secretly store my password and get access to my account(s)? If not, why not?
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Is it possible to change your MyOpenID.com username?

I have been poking around for a while and can't seem to find anywhere to do it or if it is even possible so.. Is it possible to change your MyOpenID.com username?
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What is OpenID, and what do you need to do to get one?

I'm not sure I understand what OpenID is ... but I see plenty of sites that ask you for it. What is it? and how do I create one?
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Use Google as an OpenID without logging into the rest of it?

Every time I login to Google as my OpenID I stay signed-in. This can get annoying as I feel safer searching Google without being logged-in, even if my dynamic IP is logged. Obviously I can just ...