I thought they basically put their version of widgets in the knockoff dropdown bar?
This is the biggest load of bull that is constantly trotted out by Apple users. Android *can* be a techie phone but it is by no means difficult to "just use". Cognitive biases play into most of your anecdotes. Also "I bought my wife a Mercedes after listening to her complain about her Toyota Tercel."
i asked our support guys for the # of tickets for iphone problems vs. # of tickets related to android problems, so far not a single iPhone ticket (user population is about 20, evenly split), while they've had 5-6 android issues (mostly related to tethering and battery life).