Nope, timed. 1/2 second on the menu button brings up active apps.
bb better at holding down buttons but for everything else....android
Probably not . . . . Calendar? BlackBerry. Native PIM apps? BlackBerry. Keyboard? BlackBerry. Security? BlackBerry. Alarm Clock Sleep Mode? BlackBerry. Password keeper? BlackBerry. Screen Visibility in sunlight? BlackBerry. Physical build? Depends on which Android you're looking at. Screen size? Android. Availability of usable apps? Tie. Availability of stupid apps? Android. Device can be used without Data Plan? BlackBerry. Smartphone that the CEO of Google (maker of Android) uses? BlackBerry.
Yes, at the corporate level RIM has missed their opportunity to launch newer, innovative devices with newer OS's, however that doesn't change the fact that their products are patently superior in many ways to the competition. I've done too many side-by-side comparisons between smartphones through the years to be fooled by the BB inferiority hype. However, they're not very good at being toys - and that's what sells these days.
But he forgot battery pull....as well as benchmarks not to mention the article "why your black berry may be buggy" thats my favorite article on ps as for business phone ? Sorry mark....that title goes to windows phone due to the office suit