Apple's iMessage is the only non-cross-platform messaging service. It makes business sense for Apple, but it's a disservice to mobile users everywhere. It might even push me to switch to Android.
I’m a victim of Apple’s proprietary lock-in strategy. Yes, Apple makes fabulous phones with top specs and features, and most of my contacts use iPhones. This means I get all the benefits of iMessage—Memoji, great new group chat features, and the ease of …Source