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10 Handy Mobile Apps From Uncle Sam

Take a look at federal agencies' newest iPhone, Android, and mobile applications, ranging from a Smokey Bear wildfire-tracking app to an app that advises you how long it will take to clear customs at the airport.
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The FBI's popular Ten Most Wanted list is one of the resources now available through a mobile version of FBI.gov. The smartphone-friendly site provides much of the content from FBI.gov, though some areas, including FBIJobs.gov and the Vault (a document archive), haven't been optimized for mobile devices. Users can switch between the full and mobile versions of FBI.gov as necessary.

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