Google Gadgets are miniature objects made by Google users like you that offer cool and dynamic content that can be placed on iGoogle homepage.
While most of the Gadgets are used for just pass time ( games, news, etc) there are some really nice Gadgets that might come in handy when you’re at work.
In this article we provide a list of 5 such Gadgets that come in handy when you’re at work.
You can add these gadgets you like to iGoogle and, if you have Google Desktop installed, you can also add gadgets to your computer’s desktop.
1. All Email
Is a nice little Gadget that lets you check Your Emails of GMail, Yahoo! Mail, Hotmail, MSN, and Live. It also let you chat with all your friends on Orkut, Facebook, Picasa, GTalk!, Google Talk, Yahoo Messenger, MSN Messenger, Hi5, My Space, LinkedIn, Friendster and also Search Google within Orkut or iGoogle.
2. To-Do List
It is a simple to-do list that sorts the to do list by priority. If you are interested in better To-Do tools, check our earlier post on 20 Interesting, FREE TO-DO, Stickies, Getting Things Done, Web 2.0 websites
3. Sticky Note
You can use this to add sticky notes to your homepage. For better Stickies check our earlier post on 20 Interesting, FREE TO-DO, Stickies, Getting Things Done, Web 2.0 websites
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5. World Clocks
If you communicate with people in different time zones, then the World Clock gadget is a must have on your home page. It displays multiple analog or digital clocks at the times in the selected time zones or countries/cities. The clocks can be synchronized with our server to always display the correct times. This gadget is extremely useful when working with Globally Dispersed Teams or when interacting with worldwide friends.
Check out these Gadgets and let us know if you like them or have better ones.