The complete guide to Google Gadgets

Google Gadget analog clockGoogle Gadgets are small applications written using HTML and JavaScript that can be embedded in a webpage (like iGoogle) or run directly from the desktop using Google Desktop. Google Gadgets include tools such as calendars, todo lists, weather reports, email notifications, clocks and more.

Developers can create their own Google Gadgets using the public API, and Google maintains a public online database where you can browse and download Gadgets. The Google Gadgets Editor provides a convenient way to edit and save Google Gadgets online.

This guide reviews and compares some of the best Google Gadgets, and provides tips on how to use them.

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Most Popular Articles on Google Gadgets
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    Discover Some of the Best Google Gadgets

    You know about Google Gadgets and what you can do with them. But which ones should you consider adding? Here's a handful of the most useful gadgets to enhance your Google experience....

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    Top Google Gadgets for an Online Calendar

    There are many calendar gadgets available for use with Google Desktop or iGoogle and we've picked the top 5 Google gadgets for an Internet calendar just for you!...

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    Review of Google Desktop

    If you love the way Google search works, and fancy converting your desktop into a powerful search engine, Google Desktop is the ultimate solution. Here's a brief review of the Google Desktop listing...

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    How to Add and Remove Gadgets in iGoogle

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    Google Calendar: Tracking Business Expenses

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