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Oorah! Marines to get hybrid power generators for the field

Aiming to cut fuel usage by as much as 40 percent, the generators use solar power to help Marines stay powered up longer and more efficiently when forward deployed.

By Oct. 18, 2012

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LG Envoy II (U.S. Cellular)

With its low-end specs and mediocre camera, the Envoy II isn't worth buying -- especially since the Samsung Chrono 2 comes in at a cheaper contract price.

By Jun. 14, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 14, 2013

MSRP: $159.99

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At Pendleton, teaching Marines calm in the chaos of combat

With the Infantry Immersion Trainer, the Marines have a system designed to prepare troops for what urban conflict is like. CNET Road Trip embedded -- and got shot.

By Jul. 16, 2012

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ZTE Imperial (U.S. Cellular)

If you’re an existing 4G LTE U.S. Cellular customer, the ZTE Imperial is an excellent and cheap phone -- but new subscribers should explore all options and promotions.

By Jul. 29, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Jul. 29, 2013

MSRP: $299.99

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Scientists hack ocean-buoy tech to aid Marines in Afghanistan

The Expeditionary Meteorology System gives Marines in Afghanistan accurate, real-time weather reports by way of a redesigned system originally used for ocean buoys.

By Jul. 26, 2012

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ZTE Director (U.S. Cellular)

Although U.S. Cellular's ZTE Director is inexpensive under contract, the carrier offers better handsets at the same low price.

By Apr. 26, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 26, 2013

MSRP: $199.99

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Kyocera DuraPro (U.S. Cellular)

U.S. Cellular's Kyocera DuraPro has both the brawn and the reliable call performance that make it a good choice for users looking for a rugged feature phone.

By Apr. 1, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 1, 2013
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Pantech Verse (U.S. Cellular)

If texting is your game, you'll find a speedy keyboard in the Pantech Verse; however, the phone will disappoint those looking for faster data options.

By May. 22, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating May. 22, 2012

MSRP: $29.99

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LG Splendor (U.S. Cellular)

The LG Splendor doesn't have the fastest network connection, but it's an affordable and snappy handset that's loaded with Android 4.0 and a swift CPU.

By Sep. 26, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Sep. 26, 2012

MSRP: $179.99

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LG Optimus F7

Competitively priced, stylish, and sporting great midtier specs, the LG Optimus F7 is an excellent handset for U.S. Cellular customers.

By Jun. 19, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 19, 2013

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