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Samsung Galaxy Note 7R Rumoured to Be Sold at Half the Price of Original - The Droid Review (blog);

Samsung Galaxy Note 7R Rumoured to Be Sold at Half the Price of Original - The Droid Review (blog)

The Droid Review (blog)Samsung Galaxy Note 7R Rumoured to Be Sold at Half the Price of OriginalThe Droid Review (blog)Sometime this year's March, Samsung affirmed that the company will be selling refurbished units of its Galaxy Note 7 handset and latest information suggests that the company might be selling the device at a much cheaper price than the original phone.and more »

Samsung's Bixby voice assistant is still nowhere in sight - CNET;

Samsung's Bixby voice assistant is still nowhere in sight - CNET

CNETSamsung's Bixby voice assistant is still nowhere in sightCNETSamsung's Galaxy S8 is one beauty of a phone but it's still missing one promised feature, the Bixby virtual assistant. This is the case in the US at least, and it's disappointing, since Samsung said it would debut on the company's flagship handset at ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy S8's Bixby Voice Assistant May Launch In June, Report Says - International Business Times;

Samsung Galaxy S8's Bixby Voice Assistant May Launch In June, Report Says - International Business Times

International Business TimesSamsung Galaxy S8's Bixby Voice Assistant May Launch In June, Report SaysInternational Business TimesSamsung's Bixby virtual assistant was a touted part of the Galaxy S8, but it initially missed being part of the flagship smartphone's April launch. However, Samsung will soon be bringing the full version of Bixby to Galaxy users. Bixby is expected to ...and more »

WSJ: Bixby Voice won't debut on Galaxy S8 until late June - Engadget;

WSJ: Bixby Voice won't debut on Galaxy S8 until late June - Engadget

EngadgetWSJ: Bixby Voice won't debut on Galaxy S8 until late JuneEngadgetTo hear Samsung's Galaxy S8 ad campaign tell it, the company's Bixby digital assistant was already fully featured and ready to go at the handset's launch. The reality is quite a bit different, however. Bixby Voice, the would-be competitor to Siri and ...and more »

Galaxy S8 Bixby voice controls 'weeks away' as English proves taxing - TrustedReviews;

Galaxy S8 Bixby voice controls 'weeks away' as English proves taxing - TrustedReviews

TrustedReviewsGalaxy S8 Bixby voice controls 'weeks away' as English proves taxingTrustedReviewsSamsung's personal assistant Bixby is still weeks away from arriving on the Galaxy S8 range, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Monday. The voice-powered Siri-rival was scheduled to arrive alongside the flagship smartphones, but more than a ...and more »

Here's the Quickest Way to Get an Unlocked Galaxy S8 - Tom's Guide;

Here's the Quickest Way to Get an Unlocked Galaxy S8 - Tom's Guide

Tom's GuideHere's the Quickest Way to Get an Unlocked Galaxy S8Tom's GuideGalaxy fans, listen up. Best Buy once again has stock of the unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones. The phones are selling for $724.99 and $824.99, respectively, which is the same price that Samsung is charging. However, unless you ...and more »

Samsung Bixby Voice assistant won't launch in the US until late June - androidandme.com;

Samsung Bixby Voice assistant won't launch in the US until late June - androidandme.com

androidandme.comSamsung Bixby Voice assistant won't launch in the US until late Juneandroidandme.comAt the time, Samsung said that the voice assistant feature for Bixby would roll out “later this spring,” but didn't provide any further information about a roll out. At the beginning of May, though, Samsung started rolling out the voice assistant in ...and more »

Is Bixby Voice on track for US? Samsung's Siri-rival reportedly struggling - SlashGear;

Is Bixby Voice on track for US? Samsung's Siri-rival reportedly struggling - SlashGear

SlashGearIs Bixby Voice on track for US? Samsung's Siri-rival reportedly strugglingSlashGearSamsung's Bixby Voice assistant on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ is still absent in the US, and there are now reports that the virtual agent will miss its expected launch window. Announced alongside the Galaxy S8 as Samsung's response to Amazon's Alexa, ...and more »

Bixby Voice still isn't any good at English, US release gets pushed to late June - GSMArena.com;

Bixby Voice still isn't any good at English, US release gets pushed to late June - GSMArena.com

GSMArena.comBixby Voice still isn't any good at English, US release gets pushed to late JuneGSMArena.comRemember Bixby? No, not the Google Now-esque (but don't call it that) feed of cards that sits to the left of your leftmost homescreen on the Galaxy S8 and S8+ (and is pictured below). No, not the Bixby Vision feature that looks at stuff through your ...and more »

Samsung's Bixby Voice feature reportedly won't launch in US until at least late June - PhoneDog;

Samsung's Bixby Voice feature reportedly won't launch in US until at least late June - PhoneDog

PhoneDogSamsung's Bixby Voice feature reportedly won't launch in US until at least late JunePhoneDogSamsung's Bixby Voice feature is unlikely to launch in the US until at least late June, say sources speaking to the Wall Street Journal. One tipster adds that the reason for the delay is that Bixby is have issues understanding English syntax and grammar.and more »

Samsung's Bixby still doesn't have a virtual assistant … but does it really even matter? - 9to5Google;

Samsung's Bixby still doesn't have a virtual assistant … but does it really even matter? - 9to5Google

9to5GoogleSamsung's Bixby still doesn't have a virtual assistant … but does it really even matter?9to5GoogleDuring the Galaxy S8 unveiling, Samsung made a big deal about Bixby, its new AI interface with the bold claim of being able to carry out any task on the phone using just your voice. Most virtual assistants can only do simple voice commands like ...and more »

Samsung's elusive Bixby voice assistant is reportedly still weeks away from launching - TechCrunch;

Samsung's elusive Bixby voice assistant is reportedly still weeks away from launching - TechCrunch

TechCrunchSamsung's elusive Bixby voice assistant is reportedly still weeks away from launchingTechCrunchIn the battle of the voice assistants, one entrant still appears to be staying rather quiet. Samsung's Bixby voice assistant was initially supposed to launch alongside the company's Galaxy S8 smartphone, but after a series of delays the English ...and more »

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ now on sale in the US - androidandme.com;

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ now on sale in the US - androidandme.com

androidandme.comUnlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ now on sale in the USandroidandme.comEarlier this month, Samsung launched pre-orders for the unlocked versions of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in the US. Now the handsets have officially gone on sale, with shipping happening immediately from both Samsung's online store and at Best Buy.and more »

Galaxy S8's Killer Feature Just Got Delayed (Again) - Tom's Guide;

Galaxy S8's Killer Feature Just Got Delayed (Again) - Tom's Guide

Tom's GuideGalaxy S8's Killer Feature Just Got Delayed (Again)Tom's GuideWondering why Bixby's voice controls haven't landed on your Galaxy S8 yet? Better ask Google Assistant, because it sounds like it's going to be some time before Samsung's built-in digital assistant finds its voice. Credit: Sam Rutherford/Tom's ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) Hits GFXBench With Snapdragon 626 - Android Headlines

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) Hits GFXBench With Snapdragon 626Android HeadlinesA supposed Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) was spotted in the database of popular mobile benchmarking tool GFXBench earlier today, bearing an incomplete model number of SM-J727X and being powered by a Qualcomm-made Cortex A53 system-on-chip ...and more »

Samsung's Bixby voice assistant is reportedly still weeks away from US launch - The Verge;

Samsung's Bixby voice assistant is reportedly still weeks away from US launch - The Verge

The VergeSamsung's Bixby voice assistant is reportedly still weeks away from US launchThe VergeIt looks like Samsung is going to miss its own deadline for launching Bixby's voice features in the US. The Wall Street Journal is reporting this morning that the voice portion of Bixby, Samsung's new digital assistant, won't be ready until at least ...and more »

White Paper On Galaxy Note 7 Fiasco To Help Improve Galaxy Note 8 - ValueWalk;

White Paper On Galaxy Note 7 Fiasco To Help Improve Galaxy Note 8 - ValueWalk

ValueWalkWhite Paper On Galaxy Note 7 Fiasco To Help Improve Galaxy Note 8ValueWalkThe ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 is history now. The success of Galaxy S8 is proof that consumers have forgiven Samsung for the Note 7 debacle. However, Samsung is now sitting on a pile of nearly four million Note 7 units, which will reportedly be ...and more »

Samsung set to launch Bixby Voice in the US next month - TechRadar;

Samsung set to launch Bixby Voice in the US next month - TechRadar

TechRadarSamsung set to launch Bixby Voice in the US next monthTechRadarBixby on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is about to finally become more useful, as reports state it will gain its much-needed voice capabilities in late June. Samsung first showed us Bixby, its promising, new virtual assistant that's ...and more »

Rumor: Bixby Struggling With English, May Miss Spring Launch - Android Headlines;

Rumor: Bixby Struggling With English, May Miss Spring Launch - Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesRumor: Bixby Struggling With English, May Miss Spring LaunchAndroid HeadlinesThe American English version of Bixby Voice is struggling to understand the language and all of its nuances and may not be released next month as Samsung initially promised, sources with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday. Samsung officially ...and more »

Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge Receive May 2017 Update On Verizon - Android Headlines;

Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge Receive May 2017 Update On Verizon - Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesGalaxy Note 4, Note Edge Receive May 2017 Update On VerizonAndroid HeadlinesVerizon Wireless started pushing out the May Android Security Update to Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge units on its network, as evidenced by the wireless carrier's support pages for both devices. The largest mobile service provider in the ...and more »