Yahoo Widget Alternatives
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: http://android.xwidget.com/
- - XWidget is the most popular Windows, Android & Android Tablet alternative to Yahoo Widget.
- - XWidget is the most popular free alternative to Yahoo Widget.
AveDesk is a program that will give you the possibility to have icons on your desktop which could update themselves. Each icon of Avedesk is in fact a desklet, a little plug-in that can virtually do anything.
Easily convert millions of web widgets, games and videos – designed to live on home pages, blogs or social network profiles – into gadgets for your Sidebar. If you like widgets on the web, you’ll love them on your Sidebar.
- - Amnesty Generator is the most popular Mac alternative to Yahoo Widget.
- - Amnesty Generator is the most popular Open Source alternative to Yahoo Widget.
An integrated workspace environment, Winstep Xtreme is a powerful suite of desktop enhancement utilities that merge incredible usability and performance with breathtaking eye candy. The Winstep Xtreme suite includes the following applications: Nexus Ultimate, Workshelf...
- - Winstep Xtreme is the most popular commercial alternative to Yahoo Widget.
Dashboard is an application for Apples Mac OS X operating systems, used for hosting mini-applications known as widgets. First introduced in Tiger, it is a semi-transparent layer that is invisible to the user unless activated by clicking its icon in the Dock.
macOS Dashboard FeaturesDiscontinued
Discontinued since macOS Catalina.
gDesklets is an architecture for "desklets", which are tiny applets sitting on your desktop in a symbiotic relationship of eye candy and usefulness.
- - gDesklets is the most popular Linux alternative to Yahoo Widget.
The project is no longer developed and the official website is no longer available. Last version, 0.36.3, released in January 2011, can be still downloaded from Launchpad