Apps & Games

Bixby Vision comes to Verizon’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ via update

May 3, 2017 Doug Demagistris

Verizon owners have been curious as to the reason why they don’t have support for Bixby Vision on the Galaxy S8 nor Galaxy S8+. However, that mystery in no more, because an update via Samsung’s Galaxy Apps store can now enable Bixby Vision on your Verizon Galaxy S8 model.

Apps & Games

Samsung announces theScore integration in Bixby

July 10, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Last week, Samsung quietly announced a small partnership with the company behind theScore app. This app is available on Android and is among the most popular for finding sports news and live sports scores. Samsung will be flowing information such as sports scores from all your favorite teams right into its digital assistant Bixby for direct integration.

General News

Don’t expect a full-blown Bixby voice assistant initially on your Galaxy S8

April 12, 2017 Doug Demagistris

We learned a lot about Bixby the week of Samsung’s Unpacked 2017 event. However, Samsung’s latest flagships, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, won’t feature Bixby in its all greatness initially. In fact, a new report suggests that the pair of smartphones won’t include Bixby voice commands at all when they first arrive on your doorstep.

Polls

Weekly Poll: What tech slated for Google I/O 2018 are you most excited to hear about?

May 6, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Google I/O is Google’s annual developer conference, an event where the search giant we know all too well showcases some of its latest and most influential projects. We learn about the last twelve months and we learn about what is to come over the next twelve months. Like in year’s past, we’re expecting nothing less than big software announcements for Google I/O 2018. The three-day festival in Mountain View, California just outside San Francisco will begin Tuesday, May 8 and [Read More]

Apps & Games

Outlook will gain Google-like features with new updates for Android

May 3, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Outlook for Android will soon function more like your typical email client from Google thanks to new updates. Microsoft has added a bunch of features it believes are useful within an email application. The updates will roll out soon and together make for a solid revamp.

Google News

Android flagships are starting to receive the Google Lens Camera

March 14, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Google Lens is currently making its way to Google Photos on millions of Android devices, but that’s old news. Now it appears that Google Lens is arriving as part of the Google Assistant. Have a 2017 or 2018 flagship smartphone, you might be in luck!

Droid Updates

Droid Updates Weekly 6/12- 6/16: Which Android devices received updates this week?

June 18, 2017 Doug Demagistris

Our guess is that most of you have a smartphone if you’re reading this. Being smartphone owners ourselves, we’re always interested in knowing when a smartphone gets updated. Wouldn’t it be convenient to have this all in one place? That’s why we created our ‘Droid Updates’ Weekly Series.

Droid Updates

Droid Updates Weekly 6/5- 6/9: Which Android devices received updates this week?

June 11, 2017 Doug Demagistris

Our guess is that most of you have a smartphone if you’re reading this. Being smartphone owners ourselves, we’re always interested in knowing when a smartphone gets updated. Wouldn’t it be convenient to have this all in one place? That’s why we created our ‘Droid Updates’ Weekly Series.

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