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Mozilla is Shutting Down Persona This Year

Mozilla is Shutting Down Persona This Year

Back in 2012, Mozilla launched Persona, am ambitious plan to replace passwords and attempt to provide a single sign-in solution for the web. It didn’t quite work out. Mozilla revealed that it’s shutting it down this year. You can see a message from Mozilla’s Ryan Kelly here. It begins: When the Mozilla Identity team transitioned Persona to community ownership, we …

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Mozilla’s Persona Now Supports Gmail Users

Persona began as a browser customization option in Firefox, but Mozilla soon used the name for its ambitious new plan to make the Web more secure. In short, it’s a single identity that’s used across all of the Web sites you frequent, and it’s secure as it only requires an email address. Gmail wasn’t initially supported at launch, but that …

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