Private sector developers aren’t the only ones introducing new and useful applications for mobile devices. Federal agencies are also introducing mobile apps aimed at providing specialized services to the public.

Here are just some of the more recent mobile apps that were presented at the just-concluded FOSE Exposition and Conference, the nation’s largest government information technology convention:

  • Today’s Doc-iPhone App brought to you by the National Archives and Records Administration
  • from General Services Administration
  • Science 360 for iPad created by National Science Foundation
  • from the Library of Congress
  • Mediline Plus Mobile Web from National Institutes of Health/National Library of Medicine
  • MyDS app from the Office of Dietary Supplements at NIH
  • Product Recalls App from Consumer Product Safety Commission, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Food and Drug Administration, and Department of Agriculture