NIST Puts Smart Phone Translation Technology to the Test (video) National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption This video shows how the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is helping the Defense Department evaluate the in-the-field performance of two-way, real-time voice translation systems for use in Afghanistan. Credit NIST Public Affairs Office Usage Restrictions Credit to CBS Television Studios for the "Star Trek" footage must be retained as currently noted. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.