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From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

Presidential campaigns announce smartphone apps



The presidential election is quickly approaching, and both Obama and Romney campaigns are stepping up their efforts by announcing smartphone apps to boost support.

Obama 2012 app is what the campaign calls a grassroots tool for organizing, with policy details, event information and news updates.

Mitt's VP app promises that supporters with this app will be among the first to find out when Republican candidate Mitt Romney picks his running mate.

[Last modified: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 8:15am]


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