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Sign In With Google Get User Info from Google+ Profile

At the start, authentication options for our site Burp (http://goburp.com) include regular email/password & Facebook Connect. For quite a while, I've been wanting to integrate Google Accounts Authentication.

I've looked at django-socialauth (http://social.matiasaguirre.net/) but it uses OpenID. I prefer a pure OAuth2 implementation similar to …

Google Friend Connect Facebook Connect Code Walk-through

Here is Python code for integrating Google Friend Connect and Facebook Connect authentication to your site. I will be updating this post soon. For the meantime, check the source code.

Views.py

facebookconnect.py

googlefriendconnect.py

utils.py

index.html

login.html

My Startup Weekend Experience (Part 1)

The past weekend was my first Startup Weekend.  I was somewhat skeptical if we could give build something good in a weekend. Nevertheless, I was still very excited.

My main goal was to deliver a working app by Sunday night. All the actions and decisions I made the whole weekend …

Site Authentication using Facebook Connect and Google Friend Connect

For one of my side projects, I have started using Facebook Connect to authenticate my users. Facebook has done a great job of convincing developers to integrate it by providing excellent guides on how to use it (video, wiki). There are a number of sites that uses FBConnect for authentication …

APIMuni on Google App Engine

For my first project on the Google App Engine, I decided to create an API for NextMuni.com data. Parts of the code was based on Mihasya's work on YourMuni, http://yourmuni.appspot.com. Beautiful Soup was used to get data from NextMuni and they are cached for 60 days …