Google has launched a campaign to try to pressure Apple to adopt a messaging standard that is more amenable to Android users, but this is far more self-serving than it first appears. Also, we look at how Amazon wants to map your home with Roomba robot vacuum cleaners.
- UPDATE: Investigation report about the abuse of the Mac Appstore - Apple removed all 7 developers' accounts mentioned in the article.
- With iRobot acquisition, Amazon wants to scan every inch of your home
- “It’s time for Apple to fix texting.” - Google campaign site
- New Google site begs Apple for mercy in messaging war
- Helping you connect around the world with Messages
- Turn on chat features in Messages - Google support document