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Samsung Galaxy XCover6 Pro and Galaxy Tab Active4 Pro serve up durability in the hospitality industry



Samsung’s ruggedized Galaxy Rugged series includes the Galaxy Tab Active 4 Pro and Galaxy XCover 6 Pro, designed to withstand rough working conditions. These gadgets are the perfect technological solutions for industries like construction, transportation, manufacturing, and more because of their IP68 classification and military-grade resilience to endure water, dust, drops, and knocks. De Mello Coffee Roasters, a Toronto-based, award-winning specialty coffee roastery, put Galaxy Rugged equipment to the test.

De Mello Coffee:

Established in 2013, De Mello Coffee manages four of its own cafes in the Greater Toronto Area, in addition to providing excellent coffee and baked goods to many other cafes in the city. Jaimee, the head roaster of De Mello Coffee, and Neo, the warehouse manager, provided feedback on how the Galaxy XCover6 Pro and Galaxy Tab Active 4 Pro fared in a hospitality context following a trial period during which they used the devices in their roastery, warehouse, and kitchen.

A particular staff member from the cafe revealed the usage of rugged Galaxy phones in their environment:

Their office heat, kitchen flour and coffee grinds, chilly temps, and personnel who are constantly moving around expose our gadgets to a variety of environmental conditions. Our preference is for fairly rugged gadgets, and these performed incredibly well in the following scenarios:

Roastery :

  • The roasting machine can reach temperatures of 240 degrees Celsius during the daily coffee roasting process, while the afterburner can reach temperatures of 999 degrees Celsius.
  • The equipment operated perfectly, even though it was close to a lot of heat.
  • The gadgets worked well even when placed on top of the coffee bag sealing machines, which produce a significant amount of heat.


  • Coffee and flour particles make the space in the warehouse, where green coffee beans are kept in hessian bags, rather dusty.
  • In order to reach goods kept on high shelves, workers frequently have to climb ladders.
  • Even with the possibility of unintentional drops and dust buildup, the gadgets remained intact.

Kitchen :

  • In addition to heat, the kitchen must refrigerate dough and ingredients.
  • Additionally, the devices showed that they could withstand the cold.
  • An employee once made the error of leaving their equipment in the refrigerator overnight.
  • Remarkably, the durability, screen, and battery all stayed the same.

Aastha is a Author of With a degree in Engineering with IT, Aastha is deeply immersed in the realm of technology. Specializing in Android and Hardware. She is Passionate about technology at the service of digital entertainment that can be used through any platform. Music, movies and video games have always taken up a good part of his free time, but he doesn't give up outdoor activities, from simple walks to cycling and skiing. He has been producing editorial content for SamLover since 2022 and has run a computer and telephony store for 3 decades.


Finally, Samsung to bring patches to eradicate critical issues with the August 2024 patch




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In August 2024 patch, Samsung to fix some critical issues founded earlier, in context, last month, Google reported that a critical issue had appeared on Android smartphones and tablets. To eradicate it, the company also included new patches for its Pixel devices with the June 2024 update.

However, at that time, Samsung hadn’t included the update in its Galaxy devices, but now, with the August 2024 update, the company has decided to bring the patch.

August 2024 patch update to fix the critical issues

Samsung says that it will provide the fix for the critical issue, which is coming in patch CVE-2024-32896 in August. With this patch, the company will ensure the user’s data security. You can observe how critical this issue is by the US government officials’ directive to federal employees to update their pixel devices by July 4 or stop using them.

The patch was delayed because earlier, the issue was only expected to appear on the Pixel, but later, it started appearing on Android devices as well; as Samsung has addressed the criticality, it is actively bringing the patch with the next update.

Given the issue’s criticalness, Samsung is expected to bring the August 2024 security patch earlier this time; we hope that the company will apply the update to its devices earlier than usual.

Source: Forbes

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Samsung One UI 7 will bring refresh Galaxy devices with redesigned UI




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The Samsung One UI 7 update will be a game-changer for Galaxy users, especially for those who appreciate the devices’ UI elements.

Samsung has recently rolled out the One UI 6.1 and One UI 6.1.1 updates for its eligible Galaxy devices. These are the incremental updates that only added some new features for the devices; no single UI changes have arrived, but fortunately, the One UI 7.0 will provide some fresh changes for the devices.

Yesterday, we reported some UI changes that will be applied to the notification panel and app icon changes. Now, a new report highlights more details about them.

One UI 7 takes UI element design inspiration from competitors

Samsung is focusing on levelling up the user interface experience in the Galaxy device. To do that, the company reportedly welcomes several UI elements designed similarly to those of its competitors.

According to the report, One UI 7 will provide a rounded icon pack and 3D-looking icons, just like macOS or visionOS. A new Quick action on the lock screen is an iOS copycat. The Gallery app icon has a white background and rainbow-type flowers.

The notification panel has been changed to a two-page panel, with one panel on the left being a notification only and the other for a quick toggle. Xiaomi’s HyperOS inspire this design. The UI changes were also applied to the camera App. Here, all the quick camera settings options were moved to the bottom.

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Google Android 15 development moves ahead with Beta 4 update




Android 15 beta 4

Google is gradually moving forward to develop Android 15 for Android devices. To provide full-fledged, smooth-working software, the company has consistently brought new beta software updates for the testers. Now, with the fresh development, the company is rolling out the fourth beta update.

Android 15 Beta 4: What’s new in this update?

Android 15 beta 4 update is now live for all eligible Pixel devices, including Pixel 6 and 6 Pro, Pixel 6a, Pixel 7 and 7 Pro, Pixel 7a, Pixel Fold, Pixel Tablet, Pixel 8 and 8 Pro, and Pixel 8a, which are enrolled in the beta program. With the latest beta version, Google has resolved many issues reported by different users.

According to the changelog, the company has fixes based on the issues reported by Developers, such as the Android 15 image launching failing embedded mode, the lock screen, Quick setting tiles, and booting issues.

Apart from these, there are many issues resolved regarding Bluetooth, which are causing Digital car keys, Use of head tracking and more. For more information, you can check the official changelog from this link.

How to install

If you are already running a beta build, you will start getting new updates with the firmware version number AP31.240617.009. It comes with the latest Google Play services, 24.23.35. Just check from the software update menu by tapping on download the update.

Android 15 update availability

Regarding the availability of the Android 15 stable channel, based on the past timeline, it is expected that Google will officially introduce the stable update in August.

Most probably, beta 4 may be the last beta update for the devices, but if there are some major issues still decreasing the performance of the device, then it may expand the program from some more days.

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