Even if you can't name the four U.S. Presidents on Mount Rushmore, there are plenty of ways to get the most out of Presidents Day this weekend. AT&T has compiled a list of apps that will help youcelebrate the nation's greatest leaders:
• To The Brink: JFK and the Cuban Missile Crisis (iPad, free): The National Archives, JFK Library and AT&T bring the Cuban Missile Crisis to life through this engaging app that contains photographs, documents and recordings from the agonizing 13 days when the U.S. and Russia stood at theprecipice of nuclear war.
• Abe App (Android, free): The 16th U.S. President recently got the big screen treatment, now celebrate his birthday on your smartphone screen. This app includes hundreds of little known facts about Abraham Lincoln, images of artifacts and documents from his Presidential Library, daily quotes and facts, and daily and monthly quizzes.
• U.S. Presidents (Android, iOS - free): Learn about all 43 U.S. Presidents with this app, which includes descriptions of each, years in office, vice presidents, a trivia quiz and more.
• Cars.com (Android, iOS – free): If you're planning to find a Presidents Day bargain on a new vehicle, use the Cars.com app to search for cars and dealers near you. Find the information you need — photos, options, inventory -- to compare prices right from the dealer lot!
• Civilization (Android, iOS — free): Learned everything there is to know about the Presidency? Use that knowledge to forge your own legacy as the Commander-in-Chief with this simulation game. Lead America, or one of 14 other countries, from the ancient times to the modernage. Inspire your nation, build armies and face off with history's greatestleaders to achieve world supremacy — through diplomacy or military might!