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.
The Grand S Pro is a good deal with a carrier agreement, but U.S. Cellular has other phones that are faster and more reliable.
Since 1980, the Army has depended on the Abrams for battlefield superiority in combat. As part of Road Trip 2013, CNET's Daniel Terdiman checked out how these battle-tested vehicles are forged.
Security researcher hired by New York Times says an "overwhelming percentage" of hacks originate from a 12-story building in Shanghai associated with the Chinese military.
The hacker group gets administrator privileges for Twitter's domain name record and also appears involved in a New York Times' Web site outage.
Soldiers will use Android and Windows systems during missions in a not-so-distant future. The Raytheon Company has developed a wearable device and display to help pilots navigate and see where their foes are even after they leave the cockpit.
Future weapon would seek out targets that conduct electricity better than the air or ground that surrounds them.
Since 1978, the Army has depended on this proven vehicle, a 70-ton tank with a 120mm gun. CNET's Daniel Terdiman went to Lima, Ohio on Road Trip 2013 to see how the combat vehicle is made.
Netcom spokesperson tells the Monterey Herald that the Defense Department routinely takes preventative "network hygiene" measures to prevent unauthorized disclosure of classified information.
As the ground battle between Israelis and Palestinians intensifies, it looks like a cyberwar might also be happening.