Important cards find a permanent place on the home or lock screen, plus some good news for moviegoers and house hunters.
Sony has partnered with the BBC to add an iPlayer widget to its new Vaio laptops, making access to the iPlayer easier than ever.
Chumby, the almost sickeningly cute Wi-Fi and widget enabled little touchscreen internet device, has finally become available to Brits this week.
At its annual product preview event last week, Toshiba announced a whole host of new products out this year, and previewed a few that were still in development.
TomTom today announces the availability of the TomTom HD Traffic widget, a personal traffic application for the Internet, also known as a gadget. It allows users to receive the latest real-time traffic information directly to their own personal web pages, including Facebook, Bebo and iGoogle, and can be installed free of charge.
Sony Bravia owners in Japan will now be able to play multiplayer online games and check the weekend weather along with any other app that they can fit onto an SDK (Software Development Kit) from the company. This could stimulate this sector of the industry much as the iPhone has done for apps in mobile phones.