The Favorite Gadgets of Presidents Obama, Clinton and the Bushes

From President Obama's fight to keep his BlackBerry to the only two e-mails Bill Clinton sent while in office, Business Insider rounds up the gadgets used by recent presidents, unearthing such nuggets as the report that Steve Jobs sent Bill Clinton an iPhone in 2007 and that former president George H.W. Bush has become such a BlackBerry addict that Clinton last March compared him to "a teenager in high school."

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Garance Franke-Ruta is a former senior editor covering national politics at The Atlantic.

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