There's now an app for that. The Presidential Inauguration Committee plans to announce Monday it has created an iPhone and Android app ( http://action.2013pic.org/page/s/official-app ) that enables people to follow next week's events as Obama is sworn in for a second term.
The app will provide livestream video of inaugural events, including the Jan. 21 public swearing-in ceremony. There are also schedules for nationwide events associated with the inauguration, including the National Day of Service on Saturday.
"This inauguration is a celebration of the American people," said Steve Kerrigan, president and CEO of the PIC. "That's why we've designed our app to make sure folks across this country don't miss a moment of history. Whether you're in Washington, D.C., or any other part of the nation, there are plenty of ways to be involved in the inauguration through this app."