Best Widgets For iPhone And Android

Widgets are always helpful when you want a quick preview within an app. In iOS widgets feature in the Today view of Notification Center. Android has widgets that can be used on the lock screen, or home screen. Here are some of the best widgets on Android and iOS for your devices.

DashClock Widget

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Designed by Roman Nurik is an awesome software to be on an Android. DashClock has an exciting additions for other apps and has its own like weather, missed calls etc. It will assist you from your locked screen very efficiently. Available on Android.

Battery Widget Reborn

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Battery Widget Reborn will be found in the notification shade or home screen to give you detailed updated about your battery. It will include from charging and discharging time to a graphical representation of performance. The widget can be personalized with size, colours, etc. Available on Android.

Google Keep

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A great way to keep track of your daily tasks and take down notes. It is available on Android and you can create entries and have post-it notes. It will update you with reminders. It is a good widget to help you with your daily tasks plus it is a free app. Available on Android.

Fantastical

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A fully functional calendar lets you look at today’s events, give you a monthly view, and also switch months. You can even create a shortcut for new event on a day by down pressing the date. It also update you with event details. It is available on iOS.

Flight Track 5

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Flight Track 5’s widget will be the best as it has detailed flight information offered in a condensed area and still look great. It updates about your journey, start and end times, airline, terminal, date etc. You will find it on the Apple Store.

Launch Center Pro

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An app that acts like a speed dial for apps and app actions. You can personalize it remind you about app launches. This widget allows you access to apps and actions right from the Today view in Notification Center. It is available on iOS.

Press (RSS Reader)

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Press is the best looking RSS reader on Android as you can scroll through headlines and summaries of articles in your RSS feed and refresh all from the widget. Personalise the opacity and size, and you have one home screen devoted check the most important news.

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by techtalks @TechTalks January 12, 2016 12:12 PM UTC

DIGITAL DEBATE

Mobile Upgrades: Killing The Product Before Its Time?

Have to agree. The speed of newer phone models within the same series and newer app versions lead to more thought put into buying decisions. Phone lines have a definite short shelf life

Lionel Gurjao

Frequently upgrading the software is a real problem as updating the software might cause your phone to lag because of the older hardware.

Shivendra Singh

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

Q5 blackberry

Alhassan A Bukar

Nice

Ishwar Maradi