Next Apps for Army contest open to public

Friday - 4/29/2011, 6:43pm EDT

The Army is working on another "Apps for the Army" content, this time opening it up to the public and industry.

The Army wants apps that can make it more productive and help soldiers in the field.

Those apps will feed new online marketplace, which could work a lot like an app store.

The contest will run next year.

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