Samsung has agreed to acquire Viv, an AI and assistant system
co-founded by Dag Kittlaus, Adam Cheyer and Chris Brigham — who
created Siri, which was acquired by Apple in 2010. The three left
Apple in the years after the acquisition and founded Viv in 2012.
Pricing information was not available, but we’ll check around.
Viv has been billed as a more extensible, powerful version
Viv will continue to operate as an independent company that will
provide serves to Samsung and its platforms.
Huge score for Samsung. Does anyone disagree that AI assistant technology is table stakes for the next decade?