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Samsung’s Bixby voice assistant gets a big redesign

Although Samsung is dropping support for some of Bixby's augmented reality features this month, the company doesn't plan on giving up on its virtual assistant just yet. On the contrary, Samsung is now pushing an update for the voice assistant that introduces an updated icon and a complete visual refresh. The new Bixby redesign has...

Samsung is discontinuing Bixby Vision’s augmented reality features

Samsung's virtual assistant Bixby offers a Google Lens-like feature called Bixby Vision. The feature allows users to translate words, look for products online, identify landmarks, and much more. Bixby Vision also includes a dedicated AR Zone which offers a couple of interesting features, like the ability to create AR emoji and AR stickers, check out...

Samsung’s Bixby Vision adds 3 new accessibility features: Quick Reader, Scene Describer, and Color Detector

Samsung's virtual assistant Bixby also offers a Google Lens-like feature called Bixby Vision. The feature lets you to easily translate words, look for products online, identify landmarks, and much more with just your smartphone's camera. While the feature is already quite useful in its current shape, Samsung is now adding three more accessibility features to...

Everything announced at Samsung Developer Conference 2019

For the past few years, Samsung has hosted its Samsung Developer Conference in the Fall. This is the time for the company to announce all the software, and sometimes hardware, that it's pushing for developers to work with. Last year was all about One UI and Bixby. This year was all about Bixby Capsules, foldables,...

[Update: Live] Bixby 2.0 debug menu hints at German, French, Italian, & Spanish language support

Samsung's Bixby was just updated with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. Bixby 2.0 was launched with few user-facing updates besides a new UI and some new integrations. There were a lot of back-end updates that were included in Bixby 2.0, though, including Viv and a new framework. This new framework includes a...

[Update: Rolling Out] Samsung Bixby 2.0 will bring back support for Google apps

It's CES week, and that means lots of new product launches and lots of software announcements. Samsung has made some pretty big announcements like support for iTunes and AirPlay 2 on their Spring 2019 series Samsung TVs. During their keynote address, they also talked a lot about their virtual assistant, Bixby. One of the notable...

Samsung Internet 8.2 stable brings Do-Not-Track mode, download speed increases, and better Bixby integration

Samsung Internet is one of many custom browsers that you can use on your Android smartphone, and it's not only just for Samsung devices. It has a number of features that may grab your attention from competitors like Google Chrome and Firefox. While it already supports some cool features like content blocking extensions, there's always...

Samsung Bixby gets an API for third-party services support

Today's Samsung Developer Conference event wasn't chock full of surprises, but it was nice to finally see the foldable smartphone concept become a reality. Samsung also announced One UI on stage, their Android Pie-based software. We already knew a lot about how One UI would look thanks to many leaks, but now we know Samsung's timeline for their...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Review – Next Big Thing, Finally Here!

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has been official for almost exactly one month now. Our friends over at Pocketnow have had enough time to give the device a full review. Check out the in-depth 9-minute review video below. If you're considering purchasing the Galaxy Note 9, this is a great source of information to help you...

How to remap Bixby 2.0 on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung released Bixby 2.0 with the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. Bixby 2.0 made promises of being way better than Bixby 1.0 which launched last year with the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. I have been using the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 for a few days and in my view, Bixby 2.0 is basically the...

Bixby 2.0 on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 can’t be fully disabled

Bixby is one of Samsung's latest additions to the Galaxy and Note lines. It was introduced on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and has been included in the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Samsung Galaxy S9, and Samsung Galaxy Note 9. Bixby is a virtual assistant that has its own dedicated physical button, which is annoying to...

Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 finally went official today (with some exciting announcements). The device was one of the worst kept secrets in the smartphone world over the last couple of months. It's still nice to tack that "official" tag on the device and get our hands on it. Thankfully, our friends over at Pocketnow got...