How to Remap the Galaxy S8’s Bixby Button (Without Rooting)


With the launch of the Galaxy S8, Samsung decided to get in on the “personal assistant” action with its own version, called Bixby—there’s even a dedicated button to launch the service on the S8. The thing is, Bixby just isn’t very good.

In traditional Samsung form, Bixby launched as a sort of half-baked idea, and honestly a pretty sorry entry into a market that already has some really solid offerings. Compared to Google Assistant, Apple’s Siri, and even Amazon’s Alexa, Bixby is just plain bad.

So, unsurprisingly, people want the Bixby button to do more than just launch a shoddy, half-baked Assistant. And […]