Yahoo Widgets 4.0 Ven Tu HTM 304
What are Yahoo Widgets? • Widgets are small, specific applications that you can run on your Windows or MAC OS desktop. • They are shortcut links of different Web sites downloaded to computer desktops. • Widgets tend to look like small pictures or animations.
How does it work? • Widgets allow the user to access information by desktop without opening a web browser. • Live updates delivered to your desktop. • It allows for an at-a-glance view of all personalized updates in one place.
Business applications • Widgets allows you to keep your fingers in all the digital pies that make up your life. • Users can track anything from stock quotes, mortgage rates, weather forecast, flight schedules, currencies rates, count down to your birthday, etc. • Companies are using widgets as a marketing tool
System requirements Widgets run on Macintosh and Windows computers. Limitations Microsoft Windows Vista, Windows XP, and Windows 2000 Macintosh computer Mac OS X 10.3 or greater