Public Review Period for OpenYOLO for Android Specification Started

Published May 3, 2017
The OpenID Foundation Account Chooser/Open YOLO (You Only Login Once) Working Group recommends approval of the following specification as OpenID Implementer’s Draft: An Implementer’s Draft is a stable version of a specification providing intellectual property protections to implementers of the specification. This note starts the 45-day public review period for the specification drafts in accordance with the OpenID Foundation IPR policies and procedures. Unless issues are identified during the review that the working group believes must be addressed by revising the drafts, this review period will be followed by a seven-day voting period during which OpenID Foundation members will vote on whether to approve these drafts as OpenID Implementer’s Drafts. For the convenience of members, voting may actually begin up to two weeks before the start of the official voting period. The relevant dates are as follows:
  • Implementer's Draft public review period: 2017-05-03 to 2017-06-17 (45 days)
  • Implementer's Draft vote announcement: 2017-06-05
  • Implementer's Draft voting period: 2017-06-12 to 2017-06-26 (7 days)*
* Note: Pre-voting before the start of the formal voting will be allowed. The Account Chooser/Open YOLO working group page is Information on joining the OpenID Foundation can be found at If you’re not a current OpenID Foundation member, please consider joining to participate in the approval vote. You can send feedback on the specifications in a way that enables the working group to act upon your feedback by (1) signing the contribution agreement at to join the working group (please specify that you are joining the “Account Chooser/Open YOLO” working group on your contribution agreement), (2) joining the working group mailing list at!forum/oidf-account-chooser-list, and (3) sending your feedback to the list. — Michael B. Jones – OpenID Foundation Board Secretary