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widget

(ˈwɪdʒɪt)
1. n. a gadget. Now, try to fit this widget into this slot here.
2. n. a hypothetical product made by a hypothetical company. No, we stopped making widgets last year. Too much foreign competition.
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You can now add any video from the Media Library to a sidebar on customer site with the new Video widget. Use this to showcase a welcome video to introduce visitors to customer site or promote customer latest and greatest content.
First, they can launch the Google Now home screen by tapping inside the Google Search box widget on their home screen.
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"The auto-updating widget provides this information to the user without having to log in to the full app.
"Tailored content is stored with only your browser cookie ID and is separated from other Widget Data such as page-visit information," it added.
Online provider of business content and stock market data, FinancialContent announced on Wednesday that its Facebook IPO Tracker Widget and Mark Zuckerberg Net Worth Tracker will go live when shares of Facebook start trading on the Nasdaq this Friday, 18 May 2012.
The new and/or enhanced operational widgets scheduled for release in CS 13 include the Maneuver Widget, which receives and integrates data from all other Mission Command systems that contribute to the COP.
Over the course of two months the two-person team built and tested what became 11 widgets housed on a single electronic page that would soon be accessible to all clinicians in the hospital.
More than 500,000 households in the company's Dallas-Fort Worth FiOS service area can take advantage of FiOS1 Dallas and the FiOS1 High School Sports Widget. FiOS1 is part of FiOS TV's broad collection of programming featuring more than 530 all-digital channels including more than 130 high-definition channels and 30,000 monthly VOD titles.
TripAdvisor, a US-based travel community and an operating company of Expedia, Inc (NASDAQ: EXPE), has announced the launch of its new Widget Center, a website offering online tools.
Widgets can be installed in minutes, compared to days or even weeks for conventional client-side apps.
The company tracked widgets and tools these sites used and came out with an updated Lijit Top 50 list of the most popular widgets and tools that were employed.
WORLDWIDE COMPUTER PRODUCTS NEWS-March 10, 2011-Ricoh announces three new widgets for App2Me(C)1995-2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
We chose to create an Android widget because, of the phones we provide services for, Android is the only operating system that currently allows for widgets, and we wanted to make this safety feature as easy and as quickly accessible as possible.
Wolfram Alpha, the computation knowledge engine that draws on a broad knowledge base to answer factual questions, is complementing the range of functions available on the site with Wolfram Alpha Widgets and Widget Builder.