Samsung’s new digital assistant Bixby is now official, gets dedicated button in Galaxy S8

Samsung’s new digital assistant Bixby is now official, gets dedicated button in Galaxy S8


Samsung has officially announced its own digital assistant, dubbed Bixby, which will debut in the upcoming Galaxy S8. The assistant will have its own dedicated button on the left side of the phone, just below the volume controls, and aims to differentiate itself from Apple’s Siri and Google Now by…

Sony 4K TVs will be controllable with Google Assistant later this year

Sony 4K TVs will be controllable with Google Assistant later this year

Buying a 4K TV is more confusing than ever before, and decoding all of the different picture quality technologies and supported formats like quantum dots, OLED and HDR can be a daunting task.

But while image quality is the primary feature to consider, Sony’s hoping Google’s Assistant will be another reason to convince you why its 4K TVs are better than Samsung or LG’s.

Sony 4K TVs, which run Android TV, will be the first to get the Google Assistant, Wired reports. A firmware update will add the intelligent voice assistant to Sony 4K TVs later this year. Read more…

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Allo is Google’s new messaging app with Assistant built right in, expressive features, and more

Allo is Google’s new messaging app with Assistant built right in, expressive features, and more

Next up are two new communication apps that integration Google’s services and AI. The first is called Allo and has the Google Assistant built-in right into the messaging app. In addition to integrating Google’s services it also secure and private.

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