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Android widgets on the Nokia X feel out of place

The default widgets such as the clock just don't feel right in Nokia's skinned Android version. In fact, the whole OS feels "off."

By Feb. 27, 2014


Enable lock screen widgets in Android 4.4 KitKat

The setting to enable lock screen widgets on Android 4.4 is buried in the least obvious place possible.

By Nov. 5, 2013


Broadcom CTO's crystal ball shows wearable widgets, gigabit broadband (Q&A)

In an in-depth interview, Henry Samueli predicts a lot more bits in our future with multigigabit Wi-Fi, LTE, and home broadband. Moore's Law is a tougher challenge, but Broadcom plans high-end CPUs, too.

By Dec. 4, 2013


Compact widgets turn tables into loudspeakers

Vibration speakers can convert windows, floors, and car roofs into loudspeakers. A range of the fist-sized devices are on display at CeBIT.

By Mar. 6, 2013


Getting started with lock screen widgets on Android Jelly Bean

Lock screen widgets have arrived on Android with the release of Android 4.2. We take a quick look at how they work.

By Nov. 14, 2012


Disable lock screen widgets, camera access on Android 4.2

Not a fan of the new lock screen widgets in Android 4.2? You can easily disable them with a free app. Here's what you need to know.

By Nov. 26, 2012


Opera widgets are headed to Android

Opera Software has laid the framework for getting widgets onto its Android browser.

By Dec. 22, 2010


Widgets are dead, long live widgets

The life cycle of a widget is shorter than you think. Now it's all about applications, not just functions.

By Jun. 15, 2009


Yahoo widgets

Yahoo widgets for TV are Internet-connected content modules that let you download weather, stocks, news, and even Flickr photos directly to your television. So how do they work?

Apr. 21, 2009


Rumor: Widgets, better notifications headed to iOS 5

A new rumor suggests that as part of the next iOS release, Apple is overhauling its notifications service as well as adding widgets.

By May. 27, 2011