Bixby or bust: Samsung won't let you change the dedicated Galaxy S8 button - TechRadar

Bixby – Samsung's answer to Apple's Siri – hasn't made its official debut yet, but it seems the on-phone digital assistant may already be overstaying its welcome for some users. It appears that Samsung has blocked the ability to remap the dedicated ...

Samsung Galaxy S8: Everything wrong with the new phone - The Independent

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ will come to the UK on 28 April, costing £689 and £779 respectively. They're two of the most advanced smartphones ever created, and sit right at the top of the tree in terms of design and features. However, they're not ...

Home Technology Samsung Send Galaxy S8, S8+ India Launch Invites; To Unveil on 19... - Press KS

Samsung Send Galaxy S8, S8+ India Launch Invites: Samsung is doing its business to level the fiasco created by Samsung Galaxy Note 7. So, it is releasing its new smartphone S8 in India as soon it is available in the international market. Galaxy S8 and ...

An alleged image of a dual camera prototype of the Samsung Galaxy S8+ emerges - Neowin

For months there were rumors and leaks about the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+. But when it finally arrived, a lot of the more interesting things he had heard were no where to be found. Now, an alleged image of a dual camera Galaxy S8+ has made an ...

Never Mind, You Can't Remap the Bixby Button on the Galaxy S8 - Max Buondonno (press release) (blog)

We previously learned that with the help of an app, you could remap the dedicated button found on the Galaxy S8 and S8+ to activate Samsung's Bixby AI assistant. Whelp, it looks like Samsung caught on to this little trick, as a new firmware rolling out ...

Samsung was testing a dual-camera setup on the Galaxy S8 - Phandroid.com

It's no secret that there's a change coming to many of our favorite smartphones as we are seeing more and more OEMs implement a dual-rear camera setup. This started last year with the likes of the LG G5 and others, but Samsung was expected to do the ...

The S8's Bixby button can no longer be remapped due to new Samsung firmware - MobileSyrup

Samsung really doesn't want people to remap its proprietary AI launching Bixby button. The company recently pushed out a firmware update that blocked a workaround allowing Samsung Galaxy S8 review unit users to remap the Bixby button, according to ...

Samsung removes ability to remap Bixby button on the S8 and S8 Plus - Android Authority (blog)

It was only earlier this month that users found a way to remap the dedicated Bixby hardware button on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus to anything they wanted. Now, even before the two devices have hit consumers' hands, Samsung have removed this functionality ...

Samsung Removes Option To Remap The Galaxy S8 Bixby Button - Android Headlines

It seems the ability to remap the Bixby button on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus has now been removed. Although the two Galaxy S8 smartphones have yet to become widely available, it had been previously reported that users would be able to remap ...

Galaxy S8 News: Samsung Disables Customizing Smartphone's Bixby Assistant Button - International Business Times

Samsung will delay the full rollout of the Bixby virtual assistant on its upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone series, but if you want to change the S8's dedicated Bixby button to do something else? You'll likely be out of luck. Samsung is disabling ...

Samsung sends out update to prevent users from remapping Bixby button - Phone Arena

Earlier this month, we told you about an app in the Google Play Store called All in One Gestures that allows you to take the dedicated Bixby button and reconfigure it to work with another application. But Samsung isn't exactly pleased with this. After ...

That Galaxy S8 Plus with 2x camera may release with Note 8 - SlashGear

A Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus 2x camera prototype revealed in a recent leak has been tipped to release later this year. Instead of appearing as the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus, this device is said to be moving forward as the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. This shouldn't ...

The 5 Worst Things About the Galaxy S8 - Paste Magazine

As it has been thoroughly documented, 2016 was not a great year for Samsung. However, Samsung hopes you'll forget about its past and embrace it's new smartphone. I've liked a lot of what I've seen about the Galaxy S8 thus far. There are plenty of ...

Samsung disables remapping Bixby button on Galaxy S8 and S8+ - androidandme.com

Though Samsung never officially allowed people to remap the dedicated Bixby button on the Galaxy S8 and S8+, it could be done with an application using Accessibility Service to intercept KeyEvents. However, it seems Samsung didn't take kindly to people ...

Galaxy S8 Bixby Button Remapping Accessibility Exploit Locked Down By Samsung - Hot Hardware

Samsung's Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ flagships are highly anticipated, and will officially begin shipping on April 21st (if you're a T-Mobile customer, you might be receiving your smartphone any day now). Today, we're learning from a new report that ...

Samsung blocks ability to remap Galaxy S8's Bixby button - ZDNet

gsocho-14-london.jpg (Image: CNET/CBS Interactive). Samsung has blocked the ability to remap the Bixby hardware button on the Galaxy S8, a representative confirmed on Twitter. Eight reasons the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are good for business.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ to Come in Five Colors - TeenVogue.com

See Samsung's rainbow of offerings for their new Galaxy S8 and S8+ line available April 21. Marissa Miller Apr 17, 2017 4:13PM EDT. Facebook · Twitter · Pinterest · Facebook · Twitter · Pinterest · facebook dialog · Pinterest. Courtesy of Samsung. As ...

Samsung kills remapping of hardware Bixby button on the Galaxy S8 with new OTA update - Neowin

Samsung's digital personal assistant, Bixby, has been one of the highlight features of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. While it won't be available in the US on launch, the firm is serious about the feature, going so far as to designate a hardware button ...

Images of a dual-camera Samsung Galaxy S8+ prototype show up online - 9to5Google

In the smartphone market, if one company is highly successful at implementing a new feature, we tend to see more devices pop up in the wild with something similar. One such feature that is showing up more and more is dual-cameras. That's why when the ...

News Samsung Removes Ability to Remap Bixby Button, Eliminating a Killer Galaxy S8 Feature - Gadget Hacks

It was nice while it lasted. Samsung users who managed to get their hands on the Galaxy S8 or S8+ early enjoyed the ability to launch any app through the dedicated Bixby button. Unfortunately, Samsung wasn't all that down with us using the Bixby button ...