Originally Posted by aiharkness
Wirelessly posted (8820)
I believe they are running, in the same sense the phone and messages apps are always running. How is the browser going to receive a browser push if it is closed? How is BBM going to receive a ping, an add request, or a new message if it is shut down? These are the core native apps that are never really off.
I agree with Ira. The bottom line for you is you will always see those apps (or icons) as "running" when you press and hold the BB key, so I wouldn't worry about it too much.