Government testing Nexus One for real-time translation

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) have teamed up to explore the options for real-time language translation in Afghanistan.

Three systems are under testing as part of the TRANSTAC project, and one of those happens to utilize a Nexus One for the real-time translation of English to Pashto and Pashto to English. Check out NIST’s video on bridging the language gap below:

Via Engadget