U.S. cell carriers want to help manager your identity online

Jon Brodkin:

But do you want your carrier managing your logins across the websites and apps you use on your phone?

No — absolutely not. ​

“The carriers have a dismal track record of authenticating the user,” Weaver also said. “If the carriers were trustworthy, I think this would be unequivocally a good idea. The problem is I don’t trust the carriers.”