I am evaluating the Yahoo Browser Based Authentication Rails plugin for
in my web app. It looks like a good idea to make the signup process
by using this plugin.
I see the following advantages for using it:
- Less code
- I don’t have to struggle with Acts As Authenticated or RESTful
Authentication plugins to get this functionality.
- I can safely assume most of my customers already have an Yahoo
I don’t know what information will be made available after the signup
process. Has anyone used it? Is it like Single Sign On? Does Google have
something similar? TIA.