Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro now available nationwide

The multipurpose smartphone, introduced in January, was designed to make it easier for frontline workers to do their job in any environment, according to the company.

After announcing the new Galaxy XCover Pro smartphone at the National Retail Federation’s Big Show 2020 in January, Samsung is now making the device available nationwide with the hope that it will help frontline workers dealing with the coronavirus pandemic in a variety of scenarios.

In a statement, Samsung said the Galaxy XCover Pro’s rugged, multipurpose design made it ideal for “those in the public sector, logistics, healthcare, manufacturing and other verticals work faster and more efficiently.” 

“It offers the durability frontline workers need as well as brings together integrated features, like Samsung Knox customization capabilities, push-to-talk, barcode scanning and other features to enable users to streamline workflows,” the Samsung statement added. 

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Priced at $499.99, the device is built for the kind of wear and tear most workers in a number of industries generally put their tools through on a daily basis, with water and dust resistance as well as the ability to survive drops of five feet. 

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Watch the best performances from Lady Gaga’s all-star Together at Home concert

For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website.

This weekend Lady Gaga, the World Health Organization and the Global Citizen social action group organized a virtual entertainment event to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic The show has been and gone, airing on Saturday, April 18, but that doesn’t mean you can’t relive some of the best performances.

The show included big names like Paul McCartney, Elton John, Lizzo, Stevie Wonder, Alanis Morissette and Billie Eilish. 

You can rewatch the whole thing below, but we’ve also pulled out a few highlights in case you missed them.

Lady Gaga

Paul McCartney

Lizzo

Taylor Swift

Elton John

Jennifer Lopez

The Rolling Stones

Stevie Wonder

Billie Eilish

Christine and the Queens

Sheryl Crow

John Legend

The Killers

Original Post below.

What is it?

The event, titled “One World: Together At Home,” is a multi-hour broadcast featuring celebrities from the music and entertainment world, performing or speaking from their scattered locations, to celebrate and support health care workers. Think Live Aid, but with the stars all separated.

How can I watch?

The show will air Saturday, April 18 at 5 p.m. PT on multiple networks,

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