OAuth

Twitter adds support for app-based two-factor authentication

Twitter is rolling out an update to its platform security that will allow users to employ third-part authentication apps to receive a two-factor login authentication for their Twitter account. Twitter

Google Brings OAuth 2.0 Support To Gmail And Google Talk To Make Third-Party Apps More Secure

Virtually all of Google's APIs currently <a target="_blank" href="http://googledevelopers.blogspot.com/2011/03/making-auth-easier-oauth-20-for-google.html">support OAuth 2.0</a>, a framework for allow

WordPress.com Gains Support For OAuth2, Dedicated Developer Portal

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/word.png" class="shot2" /> In a <a href="http://en.blog.wordpress.com/2011/07/07/oauth2-support-developer-resources/">blog post</a> on

Facebook's Own (Smaller) "OAuthpocalypse": Devs Have 48 Hours To Secure Apps

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-303877" title="Screen shot 2011-05-16 at 4.30.17 PM" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/screen-shot-2011-05-16-at-4-30-17-pm.png" alt="" />F

Google Ready To Slurp Up More Yahoo Users With OpenID Sign-Ups

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/yahoo-oauth.png"> Google just made it easier for people with Yahoo accounts to sign up for a Google account. With one click, you can now use

OAuthpocalypse Tomorrow: Twitter Ending Basic Auth Support At 8 AM PT

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-213698" title="b" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/b2.jpg" alt="" />A couple weeks ago, we noted the start of the "<a href="https://beta.t

Gowalla Finally Releases Their Check-In API With Some Nice Tools And OAuth 2 Support

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-205704" title="Screen shot 2010-08-09 at 11.32.25 AM" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/screen-shot-2010-08-09-at-11-32-25-am.png" alt="" /

Twitter OAuth "Temporarily Disabled", Developers Left Hanging

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/twitter-logo1-215x53.png" width="215" height="53" /> <a href="http://twitter.com">Twitter</a>, you need to do a better job at communicating w

Social Web Q&A with Google's Kevin Marks

This guest post is written by Kevin Marks, Developer Advocate for OpenSocial at Google. Over the last 20 years he has alternated between giant companies and founding startups – BBC, The UK Multi

OpenID + OAuth: Two Great Tastes That Taste Great Together

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/chocolate-peanut-butter.jpg" /> Today, <a href="http://googledataapis.blogspot.com/2009/01/bringing-openid-and-oauth-together.html">Go

Facebook Security Advice: Never Ever Enter Your Passwords On Another Site, Unless We Ask You To

After the recent outbreak of a worm that hacked user Facebook accounts and disseminated through users contacts, Facebook responded with a post with advice to users on general tips about web security.

Screen Shots Of Upcoming MySpace Data Availability Widget for iGoogle

MySpace and Google demonstrated an interesting mashup of the MySpace Data Availability API, oAuth and the iGoogle gadget specification at the oAuth Summit a couple of weeks ago. The application, which