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  • GKrellM icon


    GKrellM is a single process stack of system monitors which supports applying themes to match its appearance to your window manager, Gtk, or any other theme.

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

  • Bginfo icon


    How many times have you walked up to a system in your office and needed to click through several diagnostic windows to remind yourself of important aspects of its...

    Free Windows

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  • Übersicht icon


    Übersicht lets you run system commands and display their output on your desktop in little containers, called widgets.

    Free Open Source Mac OS X

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  • BitBar icon


    The BitBar app lets you put the output from any script or program right in your Mac OS X menu bar. And it's completely free. An impressive number of plugins have...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X

  • XWidget icon


    XWidget is a free desktop customization platform. It’s light, handy with powerful visual widget editor and very subtle animations. The Android page is found here:...

    Free Windows Android Android Tablet

  • Moss icon


    Moss is a live wallpaper, an alternative to Conky for Android. It provides system statistics such as uptime, cpu usage, network usage, top processes, and battery level.

    Free Open Source Android Android Tablet

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  • BGINFO4X icon


    BGINFO for X, also called BGINFO4X, is a clone of the popular program BGINFO for Windows created by Sysinternals. You can refer it as BGINFO for Linux, BGINFO for Unix...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Windows RT

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  • WPInfo icon


    WPInfo displays system information on the Windows wallpaper. It works similarly to BGInfo from SysInternals but it adds a few unique features: - Picks the background...

    Free Open Source Windows

  • gDesklets icon


    gDesklets is an architecture for "desklets", which are tiny applets sitting on your desktop in a symbiotic relationship of eye candy and usefulness. You can...

    Free Open Source Linux BSD

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    • Discontinued The project is no longer updated since 2011 and the official website is no longer available. The unofficial website maintains an archive of new and old desklets.




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Conky Comments

Comment by Deafboy
about Conky · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

The best thing on earth, but screenshots there... i think I have a better one: