John and Joseph cover another busy week for opening up the Social Web with a primary focus on Yahoo's latest iteration of their implementation of OpenID. In a test release that went live today between Yahoo and Plaxo, new users can sign up for Plaxo with their Yahoo OpenID and choose to bring over their basic profile info. John and Joseph give a "magical" demo of this much-improved onboarding flow.
- From the OpenSocial blog: Glam Media announces new OpenSocial developer platform
- John McCrea's post on the great CitySearch/Facebook integration: CitySearch Goes Social with Great Facebook Connect Implementation
- Yahoo announces their test of the new OpenID implementation: Yahoo! OpenID limited testing for Simple Registration support