Try it with this trick:
|Red = upload|
red peaks = upload, when G+ tab is visible
red -flat- line = upload, when G+ is not visible, another tab selected
I use both iOS and Android and I really don’t think the notifications experience is better on iOS than on Android..
Apple’s implementation is not as good as Android’s. Tell me one thing it does better than Android’s. One.
You won’t find one (against ICS).
The ability to view notification center within a full screen app.