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Army engineers develop chargers for phones, laptops in combat

Soldiers deployed to remote locations around the world need a lightweight charger for electronic devices that are critical to successful missions in the 21st...

Officials Announce Government Mobile Device Initiative

The U.S. government's top information and technology officials today announced a mobile device initiative that's part of an agency-wide modernization effort. Chief Information Officer Steven...

Cyber crooks cranking out new weapons experts warn

Cyber criminals are cranking out new weapons at a brisk pace, tailoring malicious software for a spectrum of gadgets including smartphones, tablets, and Macintosh...

US military to pack more BlackBerry smartphones

Research In Motion (RIM) on Wednesday announced that the US Department of Defense staff and partners have been given the go-ahead to use more...

New mobile-ready battlefield guide for medical recording released

A new interactive guide to aid deployed medics, nurses and commanders in recording medical information is now available on iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and...

New app to spotlight Army exhibits, forums at AUSA

A new app for smartphones will allow Soldiers worldwide to visit Army exhibits and watch presentations taking place at the Washington Convention Center Oct....

Smartphones combine with tactical radios to boost ground troops

A cutting-edge combination of smartphones plugged into tactical radios empowered small Army units during a recent field exercise observed by Gen. Peter Chiarelli, the...

Army Exploring Emerging Technologies

The Army is exploring a wide range of cutting-edge technologies such as solar-powered battery chargers, digital mapping technology, alpine goggles with a head-mounted GPS...

Army to test smartphones for offices, battlefields

WASHINGTON: The Army is considering the use of smartphones in an effort to increase effectiveness and efficiency in both the administrative and operational environments. "Connecting...