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10 Helpful Apps From Uncle Sam

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.
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One of the highest rated apps on Apps.usa.gov is the creation of an organization that's not a federal agency. The American Red Cross's First Aid app helps people respond to asthma attacks, allergic reactions, burns and other everyday emergencies. It provides step-by-step instructions and instructional videos. There's also a fun and potentially life-saving feature: quizzes that award badges for knowing how to react in different scenarios. Available for Android and iPhone.

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3/5/2013 | 2:30:12 PM
re: 10 Helpful Apps From Uncle Sam
There are definitely some must-have apps in this listing. Every parent should have the FBI's Child ID app. And having lived through Hurricane Sandy this year, the FEMA app looks invaluable. The other one I think I will download onto my iPhone is the Red Cross's First Aid app, which could be a life saver.
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3/4/2013 | 6:42:08 PM
re: 10 Helpful Apps From Uncle Sam
Information Week only had one important New Year's Resolution this year. '"No Slide Show Articles with out a prominent 'View-as-one-page' link." How's that working out for you so far?
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