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Troops Use Technology to Talk with Loved Ones Back Home

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Troops Use Technology to Talk with Loved Ones Back Home

Troops Use Technology to Talk with Loved Ones Back Home

Troops Use Technology to Talk with Loved Ones Back Home

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NPR's Adam Hochberg reports that U.S. troops stationed overseas are using new technologies to stay in touch with their loved ones in the United States. Through the use of e-mail, satellite phones and other high-tech gear, military personnel are finding it easier to communicate with their families — even from war zones.