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I always enjoy watching faculty all over the world complain about having to remember passwords and use 2FA as though these are horrible things foisted upon them by evil universities and publishers, who could just as easily do... something else?

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Like, cool, if you think up a secure alternative to traditional authentication come literally collect your *millions of dollars*

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@pence I do not want to spoil the joke, but there are people working on this.

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@VictorVenema Tale as old as time, I wish them luck. I still think OpenID might have done it, if Google and Facebook hadn't decided they'd much rather force you to "link accounts" than be auth providers...

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