Pentagon Deploys Apps to Calm Troops, Worth a Look for Stressed Out Civilians

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Going to war and coming home from war are incredibly stressful events. The Pentagon knows that PTSD and other stress-related disorders are a major obstacle for soldiers returning to civilian life. Now, soldiers have another tool to help deal with stress and PTSD. Unlike a therapist, this tool is always with them. These tools are familiar […]

Army Begins Testing Smartphone for Use in Combat

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The army is ready to begin testing smartphones and tablets running Apple’s iOS operating system and also Google’s Android OS next week to see if the devices and apps fit the rigid military standards during real-life combat situations in war. If testing is successful, a $400-$700 smartphone could potentially replace more expensive and bulkier equipment, […]