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Google Voice will soon let you transfer calls to other people

Google Voice will soon let you transfer calls to other people

Google Voice has long been one of Google’s most confusing and most useful products, and since becoming part of G Suite in 2018, it has started receiving a bit more love when it comes to updates. It gained a dark theme and support for VoIP calling last year. Now the service is prepping the ability...

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Google Home testing separate Assistant voice volume setting

Google Home testing separate Assistant voice volume setting

One of the longstanding demands of Google Home users, myself included, has been the ability to control Assistant’s volume independently of the music’s. A new setting has started appearing for iOS users that lets you tweak the volume of your Assistant’s voice — but it doesn’t really work yet. In addition to the usual Bass...

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Samsung will shut down its S Voice virtual assistant in June

Samsung will shut down its S Voice virtual assistant in June

Samsung’s first shot at a voice assistant was S Voice, an incredibly mediocre product that debuted with the Galaxy S3. It was later preinstalled on most Samsung devices produced from 2012 to 2017, and was finally replaced by the marginally-better Bixby assistant starting with the Galaxy S8. S Voice has remained functional all this time,...

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Netflix adds support for Bixby Voice, as promised at Unpacked

Netflix adds support for Bixby Voice, as promised at Unpacked

Netflix just added support for Bixby Voice to its Android app on the Play Store, according to a recently updated changelog, and we can confirm that the feature is live and working in the latest update. Samsung device owners that actually use Bixby (presumably, such folks exist), will be able to play content via the...