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DjangoCon 2014- JSON Web Tokens

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By, José Padilla

When it comes to implementing authentication on web apps, one solution you’ll definitely hear about first are cookies. Cookie-based authentication uses a server side cookies to authenticate the user on every request. A solution you’ll probably not hear as often is token-based authentication which relies on a signed token that is sent to the server on each request.