Washington, USA (DARPA): Security needs around the world dictate that the United States has access to reliable information that could impact national security or deployed military personnel. Given the vast amount of information in multiple languages and formats, it can be difficult to analyze and determine what’s important. Additionally, there’s a need to be able to readily communicate with local populations of foreign countries and non-English speaking allies.
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