Dashboard (was: [OT] Mac Office Software)

Dominic Mitchell dom at happygiraffe.net
Fri Aug 25 07:49:27 BST 2006

muppet wrote:
> In retrospect, who thought that dashboard was a good feature?  Much less 
> a selling point?  And isn't mickeysoft trying to copy it?

There are a couple of alternatives...

* Yahoo's konfabulator thingy (which may well have come first, I don't 
* Opera's widgets.
* KDE will be getting dashboard widget support when KDE 4 comes out.
* There's already SuperKaramba for KDE.
* JackField on Gnome supports Dashboard widgets.

In short, you've never had so many ways to get yet *another* clock on 
your screen...


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