You can now sort of disable the annoying Bixby button on your Galaxy S8/Note 8

The Galaxy S8, S8+, and Note 8 are all fantastic pieces of hardware, but just like anything else, they aren’t perfect. One of the biggest complaints in S8 reviews is the presence of the Bixby Button right below the volume rocker, and it seems Samsung has made a small change in response to the feedback. more…

Bixby Voice released globally a day before Galaxy Note 8 launch

UPDATE: Staying true to its word, Samsung has launched its Bixby voice assistant in 200 countries, including the UK and Australia. Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ users can now install the voice assistant by pressing the dedicated side button or swiping across the home screen to Bixby and following the prompts. Once installed, users […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active: Leaked images show replacement of customizable Active key w/ Bixby button

It came as no surprise when a report came out stating that Samsung was once again working on an Active version of their flagship smartphone. Up to this point, though, there has only been a single small leak. Thanks to someone with the device in hand who did a Reddit AMA about it, we now know […]

Latest Galaxy S8 Update On T-Mobile Blocks Bixby Remapping

The latest Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ update on T-Mobile seems to be blocking Bixby remapping applications, essentially disabling any possibility to make the Bixby button do mostly whatever you want it to do. For some this won’t be an issue but for other users it could certainly pose a problem, or at the very […]

Samsung Planning To Build Bixby Smart Speaker To Rival Apple HomePod

Samsung Planning To Build Bixby Smart Speaker To Rival Apple HomePod Samsung’s Bixby smart assistant may only just be arriving on the Galaxy S8, but the company is already looking at alternative ways to package it – and take on Apple and Google in the process. Bixby Voice was billed by Samsung as its supercharged […]

Samsung reportedly working on Bixby speaker to compete w/ Google Home, Amazon Echo, Apple HomePod

Samsung may be struggling to get its Bixby voice assistant to understand English on its flagship smartphone, but it seems that isn’t preventing it from planning a standalone speaker based on the same technology. The company is today reported to be working on a Bixby speaker … more…

Galaxy Note FE May Be Released On July 7 with Samsung’s Bixby

Galaxy Note FE May Be Released On July 7 with Samsung’s Bixby Samsung is planning to sell the refurbished Galaxy Note 7 models soon, according to the South Korean technology portal etnews. Reports suggest that it will be called the Galaxy Note FE or “Fan Edition” and it may cost over $ 600. The new […]