Viv was founded under the leadership of Dag Kittlaus, Adam Cheyer and Chris Brigham which are not, but the creators of Siri before it was acquired by Apple in 2010. Two years later, was born Viv.
According to TechCrunch, Viv would be a wizard more powerful and versatile to what is today Siri and Samsung has agreed to buy it, although the amount of the transaction is unknown.
According to several sources, Viv will continue operating independently, but giving services to Samsung and all of its platforms, their Galaxy, perhaps?
Kittlaus said that the reason of be part of Samsung, once was part by a period short of time of Apple, is the to be present in all parts to the same time:
They [Samsung] send 500 million devices a year. They asked me about our real goal, and I said Ubiquity.
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