Quote from et tu brute
It's a show.
They don't have the manpower to produce an API. If they did, it would have been released years ago. Yes they promised this thing years ago people.
If it's all a show I cannot wait for the dance number.
I don't understand comments like the one I've quoted. Do people truly believe Mojang is just saying they're working on it as part of an elaborate lie intended to damage the community?