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NIST Kicks Off Agile Robotics Competition; Craig Schlenoff Comments

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has kicked off a national simulation-based robotics competition in an effort to help further the development of agile robots. The Agile Robotics for Industrial Automation Competition is a collaboration between NIST and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers to draw input from organizations …

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NIST, DARPA Develop Cutting-Edge Translation Technology

The National Institute of Standards and Technology and the Department of Defense are working together on an avant-garde voice-translation technology designed to improve communication between the U.S. military and non-English speakers in Afghanistan. Called TRANSTAC (spoken language communication and TRANSlation system for TACtical use), the DARPA project currently focuses on …

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