Tag: widget

App Review, Applications

Google Keep’s new Android widget makes it easier to check off items on your to-do list

March 2, 2023

Via: The Verge

Google is introducing a new widget for its notes and lists app Keep, which lets you put a single interactive note on your home screen. With it, you can check items off a list, which could be handy for a […]

App Review, Applications

Google Maps widget gets homescreen navigation and Material You with update

October 15, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Google has been adding some new features to the Google Maps app recently, making it even more user-friendly and useful. Now, a new server-side update brings the Google Maps widget some handy features right to your home screen, reports Android […]

App Review, Applications

You can now turn off the weather from At a Glance widget in Pixel Launcher

June 11, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Google brought the At a Glance widget to its Pixel phones a few years ago, running it on devices with Android 7.0 or higher. Since then, the iconic widget has been a fairly consistent feature of Google’s Pixel Launcher (i.e. […]

iOS, Operating System

Gmail now has an iOS widget and it’s…not great

November 19, 2020

Via: Mashable

Gmail for iOS has been updated, with the biggest new feature being the ability to add a Gmail widget to your home screen. I’ve tested it, and it works, but that’s pretty much all I can say about it. For […]


Best new Android widgets (March 2015)

March 9, 2015

Via: itCurated

Looking for a new, shiny and head-turning widget to put up front on your home screen? Naturally, those who swear by Google and Android have tinkered with these; in the meantime, those heavily investing into customization are certainly always searching […]