Posted tagged ‘Web Desktop’

Put Widgetop on your iPhone Home Screen

January 16, 2008

Widgetop on Home Screen

Apple just released an update for the iPhone and iPod Touch. With the new customizable home screen and web clips feature and you can put access to your Dashboard widgets on your main screen so that they are just one touch away. You can even put the Widgetop webclip icon in your Dock.

How To:

  • Go to http://m.widgetop.com with Safari.
  • Press the new + symbol on the bottom bar
  • It will find the Widgetop webclip icon and allows you to change the title
  • Press ‘Add to Home‘ and you are done!
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Widgetop with Prism on Linux desktops

November 5, 2007

Tux Source: Wikipedia.org

The Mozilla Labs just released the Linux and Max OSX version of their new Prism project. Now you can run Dashboard widgets with Widgetop on your Linux desktop. Prism for Windows is already available a little longer.

Dashboard Widgets on Windows with Widgetop on Prism

October 29, 2007

The Mozilla Labs just released a demo of their upcoming Prism platform. It makes it easy to run any web application outside of your web browser on your native desktop just like any other desktop application. For the moment it only runs on Windows but Linux and Mac OS X support is promised to come soon.

Here are the steps you need to do for running Widgetop as a desktop application:

  1. Download and install Prism
  2. Go to your start menu and run Prism:
  3. Fill in the details for Widgetop:
    Prism setup
  4. Select whether you want to have a start menu entry, a desktop icon and a quick launch icon.
  5. Finally press OK .

That’s it. Go to your start menu and find the Web Apps folder and run Widgetop.