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From Utah Beach to Kabul: How Army gear changed since D-Day

The basics are the same: A uniform, a helmet, boots, a rucksack, and a rifle. But that's about the only similarities between what a D-Day soldier and one in Afghanistan took into combat.

By June 6, 2014

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UK's War Cabinet live-tweets D-Day landing as it occurred

The UK War Cabinet account has been created by the government's National Archives, and provides by-the-second updates on what's happening on the ground.

By June 6, 2014

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A soldier's gear on D-Day (pictures)

A look at the cutting-edge gear a soldier would likely be carrying storming the beach at Normandy in 1944.

19 Images By June 6, 2014

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D-Day: 70th anniversary in pictures

A photo tour of Omaha and Utah beaches, and the Normandy American Cemetery, 70 years after D-Day.

By June 5, 2014

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D-Day: 70 years later (pictures)

Seven decades after the Invasion of Europe, little remains of Hitler's Atlantic Wall. Instead, monuments to the bravery of Allied soldiers stand tall. Here's a photo tour of Omaha and Utah beaches and the American Cemetery at Normandy, 70 years after D-Day.

49 Images By June 5, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy Note 2, 4G D-Day, robot bees in Podcast 308

Pin back your ears as we tackle 4G, the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, technology squabbles, and robots with bee brains.

By October 5, 2012

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The guns of D-Day remain powerful

Road Trip 2011: Omaha and Utah Beaches may be the most famous, but France's Normandy region is full of crucial World War II-era battlegrounds, batteries, and sites essential to the liberation of Europe from Nazi Germany.

By June 28, 2011

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D-Day and the battle for Normandy (photos)

Road Trip 2011: In June, 1944, American, British, and Canadian forces invaded France. CNET takes in the incredible history.

44 Images By June 28, 2011

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D-Day for RFID-based transit card systems

Dutch scientific paper and German research provides enough information for someone to make fake transit cards by exploiting a vulnerability in RFID smart card technology.

By October 6, 2008

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Pearl Harbor photo tours: USS Missouri and Pacific Aviation Museum

It was called a day that would live in infamy: December 7, 1941. Today Pearl is a busy harbor for US Navy and civilian traffic, and home to some incredible museums.

By December 4, 2014