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Widget

A generic term for any product, especially a manufactured product. It is used in text books and academic papers to provide an example without using specifics.
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JotForm has a whole team dedicated to improving and developing useful widgets for users.
Commenting on the partnership, Paul-Francois Fournier, Executive Vice-President, Audience and Advertising, Orange said: "As the largest independent provider of real-time widgets across 90 languages, Netvibes was the ideal partner for us.
In Japan, the full widget solution is already being used by SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp.
Opera is offering USD10,000 in cash prizes for the best cross-device widget submissions.
A widget, in 2008, is the name given to a web application that's portable, and which you can download and plonk in a variety of spaces, such as your desktop, your blog, your Facebook profile, or your own personalised home page.
In addition, Finjan found vulnerable widgets that were already available - some in default installations.
You can pull down Widgets from the Konfabulator Web site, by either browsing to it or simply clicking on the "Get More Widgets .
The talking widget has a microchip that is activated by light when the can is opened.
As the end of the twentieth century approaches, New York City has decidedly shifted its economic-base from heavy manufacturing to service-oriented industries, relying on the export of the service widget for economic survival.
Through the use of the Droidget Camera, by displaying widgets in camera view, it is possible to take photos together with the widgets, which could be a map displaying location information, date displays in customized fonts, information and images from a notebook, etc.
While most people know us as the leading source of ultra-precise TV viewership data, we have been very active in the deployment and operation of Ad Widgets.
The Perfecto Mobile devices run the Vodafone Widgets Application Manager and enable quick and efficient widgets testing.