| | 08-17-2011, 02:38 PM #1
Hi, I'm new to the forum and I'm interested in switching over to WP7 once my contract ends in the spring. Currently an Android (rooted) user and each time I read about WP7 or play with it at the Microsoft store, I get more excited. I'm definitely a visual person so all the words and fonts and way information is displayed speak to me. Anyway, I have a question regarding the possibility of future apps. I heard that one of the reasons why WP7 doesn't have a lot of the different chat clients (trillian, meebo, google voice, etc.) is because those particular APIs aren't available on current builds but since mango is making most if not all APIs available to developers does that mean we could potentially see these apps come to WP7? or have people heard otherwise as to why these app may not/will not come to the platform?
Obviously these apps aren't not going to stop me from a potential switch to WP7, but since I'm not a developer I don't know how these APIs factor into some of the more popular apps coming to WP7.