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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 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's Office of Policy and Development Research has developed a mobile version of The Edge, an online magazine with news and information on housing and community development issues and regulations. Recent topics covered include affordable housing, rebuilding communities after a disaster, and energy efficiency rules for buildings in California. It's also available as an Android app.

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