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Into the wild blue yonder: US Air Force basic training (pictures)

The service trains 35,000 new recruits each year. CNET Road Trip 2014 visits Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio to see what the Airman's Creed is all about.

35 Images By Jul. 3, 2014

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How Air Force One's communications are 'hardened'

The Air Force's 346th Test Squadron ensures the service's aircraft, including Air Force One, don't unintentionally leak important data. CNET Road Trip 2014 was all ears.

By Jun. 30, 2014

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How the Air Force hardens planes against signal leakage (pictures)

At Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, the 24th Air Force makes sure communications on each plane the service flies are safe are safe from eavesdroppers. CNET Road Trip 2014 listened in.

11 Images By Jun. 30, 2014

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US Air Force takes a look through Google Glass

The military is testing the wearable’s use for combat situations, as well as building apps that could help soldiers on the battlefield.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Panasonic MC-UL429 JetForce Bagless Upright Vacuum

Spend a little more and get much better performance with other vacuums.

Nov. 22, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 22, 2013
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Meet the C-17, the 'workhorse' of the Air Force

The ample airlifter has supported missions both martial and humanitarian. Now Boeing has delivered its last one to the Air Force as it gets ready to power down its C-17 assembly lines.

By Sep. 21, 2013

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One last C-17 for the Air Force (pictures)

Boeing has delivered its 223rd and final Globemaster airlifter to its biggest client. And soon enough, it'll stop making them altogether.

15 Images By Sep. 21, 2013

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Apple MacBook Air (11-inch, April 2014)

Apple’s 11-inch Air gets a CPU speed bump and a decent price cut over the already excellent 2013 version. If you have a recent model there's no need to upgrade, but for anyone else, it's now a better deal than ever.

Jun. 27, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 27, 2014
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Hoover Air Cordless

Hoover's Air Cordless ushers in a welcome new vacuum category, but it still needs some work to match the performance of our most highly rated uprights.

Jun. 27, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 27, 2014
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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, April 2014)

If you own a MacBook Air from the past couple of years there's really no need to upgrade, but a small spec bump and minor price cut make the most-current Air even more attractive.

Jun. 27, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 27, 2014