10 Helpful Apps From Uncle Sam
March 04, 2013 11:06 AM Mobile apps created by federal agencies will help you track NASA missions, travel smoothly and even get tax advice. Check out our latest guide to apps from Uncle Sam.
The same information that moves the stock market is available to smartphone users in the form of the America's Economy app from the Census Bureau. The app provides an overview and trending for 16 indicators -- on employment, manufacturing, trade, retail sales and residential construction and sales -- from the bureaus of Census, Labor Statistics and Economic Analysis. A notifications capability provides real-time updates. Available for Android phones and tablets, iPads and iPhones.