New electronic voting system maintains privacy for voters with disabilities.
Nov 6 2012 - 12:15pm
Get Inside the Science:
Inside Science Buzzwords:
- Disability - A term for physical or mental conditions that substantially limit a person's major life activities.
- Privacy - Freedom from unwelcome observers or listeners.
- Secure voting- distinct from privacy, which preserves an individuals' right to confidentiality in voting choices, security in voting refers to a process that is protected from unwanted tampering with individuals' votes.
- Speech Recognition - Computer software that translates spoken words into text, commands, or other forms of information.