Higgins is an open source framework that enables users and other systems to integrate identity, profile, and relationship information across multiple heterogeneous systems.
Higgins unifies all identity interactions (regardless of protocol/format) under a common user interface metaphor called i-cards.
Higgins enables developers to write to a common API for Identity management, rather than needing to support multiple identity management systems individually.
Software applications written to Higgins will allow people to store their digital identities and profile information in places of their choice and to share the stored information with companies and other parties in a controlled fashion.
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