US 11,657,813 B2
Voice identification in digital assistant systems
Corey J. Peterson, Cupertino, CA (US); Jessica Peck, San Jose, CA (US); Anumita Biswas, Santa Clara, CA (US); and Harry Simmonds, Cupertino, CA (US)
Assigned to Apple Inc., Cupertino, CA (US)
Filed by Apple Inc., Cupertino, CA (US)
Filed on Sep. 25, 2020, as Appl. No. 17/32,676.
Application 17/032,676 is a continuation of application No. 16/815,984, filed on Mar. 11, 2020.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/855,778, filed on May 31, 2019.
Prior Publication US 2021/0012776 A1, Jan. 14, 2021
Int. Cl. G10L 15/22 (2006.01); G10L 15/18 (2013.01); G10L 17/14 (2013.01); G06F 3/16 (2006.01); G06F 21/32 (2013.01); G10L 17/00 (2013.01)
CPC G10L 15/22 (2013.01) [G06F 3/167 (2013.01); G06F 21/32 (2013.01); G10L 15/18 (2013.01); G10L 17/00 (2013.01); G10L 17/14 (2013.01); G10L 2015/223 (2013.01); G10L 2015/225 (2013.01); G10L 2015/227 (2013.01)] 48 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A non-transitory computer-readable storage medium storing one or more programs, the one or more programs comprising instructions, which when executed by one or more processors of an electronic device, cause the electronic device to
receive a spoken media request;
determine whether a user, of a plurality of registered users, corresponds to the spoken media request;
in accordance with determining that a first user of the plurality of registered users corresponds to the spoken media request:
provide a first response to the spoken media request, the first response being personalized for the first user; and
in accordance with determining that no user of the plurality of registered users corresponds to the spoken media request:
determine whether the spoken media request includes a personal media request;
in accordance with determining that the spoken media request includes a personal media request:
obtain an identification of a user who provided the spoken media request; and
in accordance with obtaining the identification: provide a second response to the spoken media request; the second response being personalized for the user who provided the spoken media request.