Better late than never to the app game, the feds have relaunched usa.gov, complete with a suite of free mobile applications from federal agencies that run the gamut and seek to close the technology gap between the private sector and the federal government. With so much information to wade through at the federal level, many citizens often find themselves unsure of where to go to for vital information (tax deadlines, etc). White House officials are hoping that this new app suite will put more information in the hands of all Americans and further contribute to the administration’s goal of increased transparency.
Planning a summer trip? Check the latest safety guidelines with the TSA app. Head in the clouds? Go on a space odyssey with NASA’s application. All eighteen apps are free and available now to help you get engaged!