Yes, and that "peer-pressure" comes from the users.
Generally, people want the latest and greatest. If it takes one more click to access rarely used menu items (who doesn't use keyboard shortcuts?) to have that excitement of an "upgrade," then so be it.
Top Ten Things Overheard At The ANSI C Draft Committee Meetings: (7) Well, it's an excellent idea, but it would make the compilers too hard to write.