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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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Every parent of a small child should have the FBI's Child ID app. It can be used to store photos and vital information, such as height and weight, so that info is readily available if a child goes missing. The app can be used to call 911 and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, as well as to email the child's description to the police and other authorities. There's also preventative advice on how to keep kids safe. Available for Android and iPhone.

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Leo Regulus
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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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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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