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IBM Wins DARPA Award for Language Translation, Communication Technology

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has been awarded a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency contract to create technology that translates multiple foreign languages in all genres.

The company will develop technology that can retrieve information from the translated material and enable bilingual communication via speech or text.

Work is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2016 on the $6, 576, 024 cost contract.

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