President Barack Obama has told all government agencies to begin using mobile apps and app services, according to a statement by Reuters.

Obama released a memo called “Digital Government: Building a 21st Century Platform to Better Serve the American People”.  This enforces that each government agency to use two mobile apps and make their services available on mobile phones within one year.

“Americans deserve a government that works for them anytime, anywhere, and on any device,” Obama said in a statement.

Since Obama was elected, he has been a fan of mobile and tech and can often be using his blackberry more and more often.  His 2008 election was widely praised for the way it effectively used the Internet and social media.

 

Yahoo! Launches Their Own Browser App Called Axis

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[REPORT] Google Releasing Their Own Tablet Next Month

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Google is moving forward with shipping their own 7-inch tablet next month, according to DigiTimes.  Google tablets should be available for purchase in July. Partnering with Asustek computer, Google plans on shipping out over half a million of their tablets next month and an additional 2 million by the end…

Obama Tells Government Agencies To Use Mobile Apps

President Barack Obama has told all government agencies to begin using mobile apps and app services, according to a statement by Reuters.

Obama released a memo called “Digital Government: Building a 21st Century Platform to Better Serve the American People”.  This enforces that each government agency to use two mobile apps and make their services available on mobile phones within one year.

“Americans deserve a government that works for them anytime, anywhere, and on any device,” Obama said in a statement.

Since Obama was elected, he has been a fan of mobile and tech and can often be using his blackberry more and more often.  His 2008 election was widely praised for the way it effectively used the Internet and social media.

 

yahoo-axis
Yahoo is set to release it's own browser app called Axis, according to Launch.  It appears it may have been leaked a bit early, but it is set to launch tonight at 9PM PST. Yahoo has been talking about Axis for the past year which will include features that include…
google-tablet
Google is moving forward with shipping their own 7-inch tablet next month, according to DigiTimes.  Google tablets should be available for purchase in July. Partnering with Asustek computer, Google plans on shipping out over half a million of their tablets next month and an additional 2 million by the end…
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