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[youtube][/youtube] Army officials want you to have a smart phone. The Army is even talking about paying for your minutes and the apps you buy. From the looks of this iPhone app developed by a Virginia Tech student, I can imagine it will have the interest of a few soldiers out there.

A smart phone for every soldier has a new advocate. Maj. Gen. Robert Brown, commander of the Army Maneuver Center of Excellence, said smart phones are “exactly the way we need to go.” Asked Thursday after his speech at the Association for the U.S. Army Aviation Symposium & Exposition in Washington, D.C., what he thought about issuing smart phones to soldiers, he called it a “brilliant idea” and that “leveraging the technology we have is the way we have to go.” Brown’s wife and three daughters all have iPhones. He said it’s time for the Army to take the technology…