Bixby, Samsung’s own assistant, is official: Context, broad spectrum of tasks and cognitive tolerance

Although the S8 and S8+ have been holding headlines for months, rumors about Samsung’s upcoming releases also referred to its own assistant. Going beyond that with S-Voice, and according to them the rest of voice assistants, Samsung finally confirms Bixby and presents it officially.

The announcement is in the hands of InJong Rhee, Samsung’s executive vice president of services and software, in an announcement regarding Unpacked 2017 referred to Bixby, the name we already knew and that will be released with the new S8. Samsung says that it is the machines that have to learn and adapt to the human being and not this one about them, and the purpose of Bixby (confirmed name) is that the interaction is simpler and natural thanks to the company’s advances in intelligence and Artificial learning.