...change is almost always bad.
I have to ask the question - is it easier for this round of newcomers to learn the new interface than it was for the LAST round of newcomers to learn the OLD interface? If not, then yes, the change is bad (or at least, no better than current state); if not, then it was an improvement. Change isn't bad just because things are now different.
"The audio connector is more than 100 years old," Joswiak says.
The wheel a very old invention. It seems to still be pretty useful, if simple. Old age doesn't imply end of life.
...the variety is quite good...
Perhaps for your interests it is good enough. Mine aren't superior to yours, but they must be different, because I search for a lot of things (many highly critically regarded films that I haven't seen) and find that they aren't on Netflix, so yep, I pirate them.
I consider a new device or technology to have been culturally accepted when it has been used to commit a murder. -- M. Gallaher