After spending quite a few hours on yesterdays post, OAuth and OMB post-sharing, it occurred to me with the first cup of coffee this morning that I had missed one important user interface twist in the use of OAuth that actually makes it quite necessary. It depends on how the UI for subscribing works. If, [...]
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This post has been superseded. I missed an important web UI issue which lead me to an incorrect conclusion. Square peg, round hole The OpenMicroBlogging Specification (OMB) contains a section on the use of OAuth to authorize a remote service to post to a user’s local service. After spending some time studying the OAuth and [...]