6 Start-Ups Joining Forces With Scientists

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eBrevia | Columbia University

Harvard Law attorneys Adam Nguyen and Ned Gannon were getting headaches from endlessly staring at computer screens while they summarized legal contracts. Then they found Kathleen McKeown, who was developing language-processing software at Columbia. eBrevia began using the research to automatically summarize documents. What's even better is McKeown's software teaches itself, improving as it's used.