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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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The widget will also display blood bank samples that are not yet completed.
For Dixon, the Widget Summit served as a barometer for the emerging widget industry.
The Widgets they process are capable of performing any function that you can program with JavaScript, with added functions provided by the runtime engine itself.
Cate: Carol and Marianne gave us a "taggie" blanket with which to sleep, so that the Widget would have our scent near once it debuted on the world stage.
One of Falcon's most impressive features is that it lets you see the content of a tweeted link without leaving the widget - just tap on the tweet to get a larger view of it, with the shared link opened right below it.
The widget displays a flipping box in the sidebar with default title 'Get in touch'.
Choose a widget from the widgets page when you're logged in to Facebook.
To disable the widget here's what you have to do: Click the gear icon at the top of any Gmail page and select Mail settings.
The title of the widget and the account name are the first greeting that the user will see, even before sending a message.
To enhance their TV show, movie and celebrity content, personal and fan websites can easily cut and paste the widget from the LocateTV web site.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-21 August 2008-Yahoo and Intel preview the Widget Channel(C)1994-2008 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
After the widget development process is complete, Samsung Mobile Innovator offers developers the opportunity to pitch ideas directly to Samsung.