A collection of windows 7 gadgets inspired by the default tv display on chromecast
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win7-chromecast- gadgets

A collection of windows 7 gadgets inspired by the default tv display on chromecast

development / grunt tasks

grunt copy copies the gadgets to your appdata gadget dir

grunt build creates *.gadget files for each of the gadgets

Text

screenshot of the text widget

allows you to display any text you would like

Date

screenshot of the date widget

display the current date

Weather

screenshot of the date widget

display the current weather data from the open weather api

weather has a bug where it doesn't update randomly

Pidglet

screenshot of the date widget

Displays a current list of your contacts that are online. Its an alternate display for this plugin

It depends on this pidgin plugin being installed and working https://code.google.com/p/pidglet/

pink background

This is a bug with the windows sidebar and html elements with transparency. I've tried to use the text api with the html click handlers but it doesn't seem to want to work together.

What about a clock?

Presto's Sidebar Clock is one of the best windows gadgets avaliable. And can be easily configured to look like the other widgets in this repo.