Tag: Bixby

Bixby lead imagines Samsung devices that talk to you when you unbox them

Viv Labs CEO Dag Kittlaus envisions a day when appliances speak to you as soon as you take them out of a box, are aware of your preferences, can talk you through a tutorial, and can build an emotional bond. Kittlaus and Viv Labs cofounder Adam Cheyer, both co-creators of […]

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Samsung announces the Galaxy A7 with three rear cameras, coming first to Europe and Asia

Samsung just announced the new Galaxy A7, which is coming to Europe and Asia first and other markets at some point down the line. It sports a triple rear camera setup, a Super AMOLED display, and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, as well as other “must have features.” And it sure is pretty in blue. Here […]

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Samsung Galaxy Watch review: The smartwatch that tries to do it all

[embedded content] The brand new Samsung Galaxy Watch could be considered the Swiss Army knife of smartwatches. It tries to do a little bit of everything, from sleep tracking, to fitness tracking, to mobile payments, to all the other typical smartwatch functions. It even looks good doing it. But does Samsung nail the execution? Find […]

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Samsung reveals Galaxy Home, a Bixby-powered smart speaker, availability TBD

Samsung’s Note9-revealing Unpacked event just wrapped up, and the company had a few surprises outside the expected big-screen phone. Among them was the Bixby Home, Samsung’s first entry into the smart speaker market. Built around Samsung’s in-house personal assistant, It’s packed with six individual drivers for omnidirectional sound, plus a subwoofer. This time it isn’t […]

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Samsung Bixby 2.0 to debut in Galaxy Note 9, “Magbee” speaker

AI-powered chatbots are all the rage now and anyone and everyone has one. Of course, not all of them are successful and that’s true even for big companies like Samsung or Microsoft. Samsung’s Bixby assistant, in particular, promised a lot of things and fell flat on its face, becoming almost one of the more reviled […]

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Samsung will reportedly release a smart speaker in coming weeks, foldable phone in 2019

Samsung plans to bring a foldable smartphone codenamed “Winner” to market in late 2019, the company’s third flagship phone behind the Galaxy S9 Galaxy Note S9, according to reporting by the Wall Street Journal. A foldable phone initiative codenamed Project Valley has been anticipated from Samsung since 2015. With a seven-inch screen, the foldable phone will be a […]

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Samsung could debut a Bixby smart speaker in the coming weeks

Samsung is reportedly inching closer to unveiling a competitor to Google Home and Amazon Echo — starring nobody’s favorite voice assistant. Sources tell the Wall Street Journal that the company is preparing to reveal its own Bixby-powered smart speaker sometime in the next several weeks. We first heard rumors of such a device late last […]

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‘Galaxy Watch’ name confirmed for upcoming Samsung watch, will reportedly come with Bixby

We’ve been hearing quite a bit about Samsung’s Gear S3 replacement, which has yet to be announced. Most recently, we’d heard that the watch, dubbed ‘Galaxy Watch,’ would come with Wear OS and a blood pressure monitor. That ‘Galaxy Watch’ moniker has now been confirmed by an official Samsung filing, and SamMobile is reporting that […]

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Bixby live sports scores and news feature arrives in August

Samsung’s Bixby assistant will soon provide sports scores to users in the United States. The announcement was made by theScore, which reported today that it will be providing game updates through Bixby. The assistant is baked into Samsung’s latest flagship smartphones, though many users complain that it still lacks the features necessary to compete with […]

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