Enjoy the 2012 Olympics on the go (screenshot gallery) Summary: The Olympics open this Friday, but some events kick off today so grab one of these smartphone or tablet apps and follow all of the action on the go. By Matthew Miller for The Mobile Gadgeteer | July 25, 2012 -- 13:04 GMT (06:04 PDT) Follow @palmsolo Previous | Next Image 1 of 17 NBC Olympics on the iPadThe NBC Olympics app looks great on the iPad and works in both portrait and landscape orientation. It lets you follow all the action. Topics: Mobility, Android, iPhone, iPad, Microsoft, Nokia, Olympics 2012 Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.