voice recognition



Ability of an electronic security device to recognize the voice (which is unique as a fingerprint) of a particular person. In contrast, speech recognition is the ability to recognize spoken words only and not the individual voice characteristics.

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  • Many newer security systems use voice recognition as part of their programming because voice modules are harder to hack or otherwise foil.

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  • Apple is introducing new technology that will change the face of mobile device security forever. Not only will your phone recognize your face to unlock, but voice recognition will also be a part of it. You can simply speak to your phone and command it to unlock!

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  • The voice recognition software on his FBI computer allowed him to retrieve classified documents by speaking a code word that would not be effective if anyone else spoke it.

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