Apple Hopes to Resolve iMessage Glitch
And here I was thinking
The problem is real
A simple (but not complete solution) would be to ...
It is intentional...
The fact they didn't disseminate the solution to their own reps shows it was intentional, "maybe you should go back to an iphone" being a phrase Ive heard more than once as a "resolution". It has an easy fix, both on the device or numerous ways on the apple server side but apple being apple, we better pretend its a very complex issue and took us all these years to fix.
That's why we ignored all your complaints about it for years on our "support" site.
Oh thanks Apple, you guys are great.
This bug CANNOT BE FIXED PEOPLE
This is the unsolvable problem Apple faces with the fundamentally flawed feature known as iMessage:
Q. You have an iPhone 4s. Someone sends you an iMessage and it does not go through. Why did it fail?
Maybe your phone temporarily lost data access. Maybe your battery died. Maybe you upgraded to a new phone. All of those situations...