My response to this popular thread on Twitter (link and image attached for those not on Twitter)

Crazy! It's more than a theoretical threat...

AGPL partially protects from these parasitical moves. Amazon would need to open source their modification which would probably prevent them from trying.

Relevant to our license change earlier this week:


open source poaching rant 

@markosaric Amazon has a long history of doing this. But G* is the worst offender by far, having poached AOSP without shame.

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