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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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NASA offers more than three dozen apps on its missions, the solar system and the universe. This one, the NASA App, is a good starting point for anyone interested in following the U.S. space program. Created by NASA's Ames Research Center, it provides news, information and access to more than 150,000 images. The Earth-orbiting satellite trackers and launch countdown clocks are fun and educational. Available for Android, iPad and iPhone.

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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
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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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