The Open Handset Alliance (abbreviated as OHA) is an organization of 84 companies that works to develop open standards for mobile devices. It is led by Google. To promote a unified Android platform, members of the OHA are prohibited from producing devices based off of incompatible forks of Android.
- ↑ "Alliance FAQ." Open Handset Alliance. Published November 2007. Web. As of 29 December 2014.
- ↑ Amadeo, Ron (21 October 2013). "Google’s iron grip on Android: Controlling open source by any means necessary". Ars Technica. Retrieved 1 December 2013.