Suite of Google Gadgets

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    This is the Google gadget suite for Libraries. Uses PatREST as its data source.

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    1. webchicken 103 months ago | reply

      Congratulations on winning the mashup competition, John. Excellent job!!

    2. mrblad 94 months ago | reply

      If you're looking for the most popular Google Gadgets already set up for you on a really funky site? Then check out Funky Homepage ( It's comprised mainly of the most popular Google gadgets (as well as some great Gadgets from other sources), live news feeds (with your choice of news provider), daily Bushisms, daily jokes, horoscopes, videos, weather (up to 5 locations), interactive calendar, Google calendar viewer (for up to 5 Google calendars), comic strips and lots more besides. It also lets you choose your own search engine, colour scheme, etc.

      The whole website is subdivided into tabs and sub-categories, like "News", "Tools" and "Fun Stuff". So you'll find some really useful Google gadgets like currency converters, unit converters, messengers, email tools, maps, etc. already set up for you under "Tools"; and fun stuff like games, videos, jokes, etc, already set up for you under "Fun Stuff". The "Start" tab is fully customisable and lets you choose your own news providers and gadgets from a drop down list of the most popular gadgets available. No more wading through millions of gadgets just to find the ones that work and that are of any use! No more having to create an account and sign in! Start using Funky Homepage and get started using the most popular feeds and gadgets right away. All your settings are remembered with no need to create an account.

      It's free to use and you can check it out at

    3. Patrick Sexton 92 months ago | reply

      Hi, this is Pat from Gadzi gadgets I am looking for info on gadgets for libraries, but I do not really understand the databases involved. I will be creating a "Library" section on Gadzi, so if you have any reccommended gadgets please let me know.


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