This report comes a month after it was revealed that Samsung would be acquiring Viv Labs, the same company that helped build Apple's personal assistant feature, Siri. It is assumed that the Samsung virtual assistant will be based on Viv Lab's technology.
The Samsung Note 7 wasn't exactly a success - it's even been banned from airplanes.
Owing to this, Samsung has rolled out an update to the device in South Korea, US, Europe and Australia to limit the battery charging limit, and country to get the update is Canada.
Samsung is developing a new digital assistant for its upcoming Galaxy S8 smartphone.
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With Horford on the court this season, the Celtics have an excellent defensive rating of 99.7 in the 88 minutes he has played. It's unlikely that Gary Harris is ready to return to full-time starting duties right now, especially on a back-to-back.
"For this we are truly sorry", the full-page ad read, adding that the company would conduct an investigation into the battery fires that forced the company to recall about 2.5 million units. Past and current Samsung phones offer a voice assistant service called "S Voice" developed internally, but the feature did not gain much traction.
Samsung, which last month acquired USA -based artificial-intelligence software company Viv Labs Inc., said the Galaxy S8 slated for next year will come with AI-enabled features "significantly differentiated" from those of Apple Inc.'s Siri or Google, executive vice president Rhee In Jong told reporters.
"If you have a Samsung Account and meet all participation criteria", the company says, "your registration process will be completed and you may be selected". Let's hope the Samsung Galaxy S8 is able to woo back consumers who have lost faith in the Galaxy series. This will be a major test for them, to see if the smartphone will be good enough for people to forgive them for the whole Galaxy Note 7 debacle.