Samsung acquired Viv Labs last year and it was believed that the upcoming Bixby AI virtual assistant would be based on the start-up company’s technology. A new report by The Wall Street Journal seems to indicate otherwise.
Viv Labs was an artificial intelligence startup, founded by the creators of Apple’s Siri. The startup created a unique and open artificial intelligence platform that allowed third-party developers to build conversational assistants much like Siri.
The platform also allowed developers to integrate a natural language-based interface in apps and services. Samsung’s takeover of Viv Labs would naturally make us believe that the South Korean company used their technology to create Bixby. But the latest report shows that Samsung won’t be using the technology in its upcoming flagship.
Bixby will be based on S Voice
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