Apple confirms what we knew all along: iMessage is never coming to Android

'Moving iMessage to Android will hurt us more than help us'.

When you're in a group message with one of your Android-using friends, those green bubbles can be annoying. And not only are they ugly, but they also limit interactions, don't play nicely with Messages on the Mac, and can have issues with delivering. But for those of us who have been holding out for an Android app that brings the iMessages experience across enemy lines, it's likely to be a very, very long wait.

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Michael Simon

Michael Simon

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