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Android 4.2 Jelly Bean vs Apple iOS 6.1 — Which is the sweeter treat?

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iOS versus Android debates have sparked many conversations, arguments, and may even have ended friendships. It is one of those topics we forbid at dinner tables mainly because it turns the food sour. But, at Android Authority, we allow healthy and constructive debates of this kind. We love Android, but we can’t also deny the fact that Android and iOS each has its own set of features that make one better than the other. We compared Google Android 4.2.1 (running on the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10) with iOS 6.1 (running on the iPhone 5 and the iPad 4) to…

Biggest surprises of the year in mobile

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Every year in the world of mobile tech there are a few eyebrow-raising moments. So what were the big shocks this year? Join us as we remember the unexpected twists and turns of 2012.

Google Maps now on the iPhone. Finally!

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Any iPhone users out there? You might find this interesting. Google has recently announced the launch of its official Google Maps application for iOS. This comes after Apple opted to ditch Google Maps in favor of its own Maps application when it released iOS 6 along with the iPhone 5. This also comes after three months of ridicule, finding of alternatives, fired executives and managers, and lost travelers in Australia (just this week!).

iPad mini, Razer’s Project Fiona confirmed for production

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Android tablets are about to get new competitors in the near and distant future, some of them running iOS 6 while others will have Windows 8 under the hood. Today I’m specifically talking about Apple’s iPad mini and Razer’s Project Fiona, as both have been confirmed for production.

Fake iPhone 5 launcher gives you a feel of iOS 6 on your Android phone

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With a four out of five star rating and more than 100,000 downloads, the “Fake iPhone 5 Launcher” app provides Android fans a little taste of Apple. Apart from its name, the recently new “fake iPhone 5 launcher” is a real, fully functional app. This bittersweet app offers adamant Fandroids the iOS 6 display on their Android devices without having to buy the iPhone 5. This launcher is completely free to download and can be accessed directly from the Google Play Store. Once activated, your phone’s home screen is switched to the iOS 6 format, while giving your apps the…