Needless to say, it’s been a big week for the open web, with Facebook joining the OpenID Foundation and hosting an OpenID Design Workshop.
Above is the latest episode of theSocialWeb.tv called “An Open Discussion with Facebook”, filmed yesterday on location at Plaxo. John, Joseph and I talk about the week’s news with Dave Morin and Luke Shepard of Facebook, going into some detail about Facebook’s new emphasis on their open strategy.
OpenID Design Workshop
Luke Shepard and Dave Morin introduce the schedule for the day; individual attendee introductions.
Julie presents the design thinking behind Facebook Connect. Slides.
Max presents usability findings from research on connecting MySpace to other sites, like AOL. Slides.
A look at the history of OpenID interfaces, with insights into what people type “into the box”. Slides.
Eric Sachs and Brian Kromrey talk about their work implementing OpenID and present the new popup flow. Slides.
The results of the 2-hour OP breakout session.
The results of the 2-hour RP breakout session.
And there’s now video available from the conversation I had last week with Dave Morin on the inaugural episode of Jelly Talks: