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    Conky

    Conky is a free, light-weight system monitor for X, that displays any kind of information on your desktop. Originally a fork of Torsmo, Conkys torsmo-based code is BSD...

    Free Open Source Linux BSD

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  • KDE Plasma Workspaces icon

    KDE Plasma Workspaces

    Plasma Workspaces is the umbrella term for all graphical environments provided by KDE. Plasma separates components into "data engines" and their visualization...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • GeekTool icon

    GeekTool

    GeekTool is an application for Mac OS 10.6+. It lets you display various kinds of information on your desktop via 3 default plug-ins: * File plugin to monitor MacOS X...

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    Moss

    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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  • iPulse icon

    iPulse

    Using its concise and appealing user interface, iPulse graphically displays the inner workings of OS X on your desktop, menu bar or Dock.

    Commercial Mac

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    GKrellM

    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 Windows Linux

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    ThemeWidgets

    Theme Widgets has eight small apps that run on your PC desktop. The apps cover different tasks such as: clock, calculator, weather, notes, calendar, timer, stopwatch and...

    Free Windows

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    Desktop Info

    This little application displays system information on your desktop in a similar way to some other desktop information tools. Unlike others, this application looks like...

    Free Windows

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  • Free Desktop Widget Toolbox icon

    Free Desktop Widget Toolbox

    Download a multi widget toolbox. Use an elegant and clean display with one-click access. Use widgets, including Countdown Timer, Logbook Calculator, Month view Calendar...

    Free Windows

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Comment by Zodarr
about XWidget · Sep 2013 · Helpful Not helpful

The installer has advertisements for optional softwares using Installmonetizer's (www.installmonetizer.com ) software.
Some people may find this annoying, and/or a security/privacy risk (Like me).

Additionally, at uninstall it opens www.babylon.com , another annoying (and rather suspicious) thing.

See this post on their forum.

If you want to use this piece of software, choose the portable version.

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