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Nexus phones set to receive Android 7.1.1 on December 5th

Google has kept relatively quiet about when Nexus device owners can expect an update to Android 7.1.1, aside from saying it will be available in early December. Rather than waiting for Google to provide additional information, Vodafone Australia has published…

The Best Tablets: Lower prices make tablets attractive entry-level computing devices

Exploding tablet sales are no more. This could be explained by a number of factors, among them that smartphones are now larger and faster, while laptops are thinner and lighter than they used to. The good news for consumers is that prices have never been better. Tablets remain an attractive form factor for numerous uses and with the price of a top notch tablet below $400, they are more accessible than ever before.

Xiaomi Redmi Pro Review

The Xiaomi Redmi Pro immediately caught the eye of many budget smartphone hunters. It packs a 5.5-inch 1080p AMOLED, a dual-camera system for refocusing and creating bokeh effects, a massive 4,050 mAh battery, and a decent MediaTek Helio X20 SoC with 32 GB of storage. All of this can be had for just under $250.

Android 7.1 Developer Preview coming late October

Those with Nexus devices will soon be able to update their handsets to Android 7.1, which was first shown off on Google's new Pixel smartphones. The Android 7.1 Developer Preview will be released later this month, bringing a small collection…