Has any of you used Konfabulator
Its this program that lets you run these little program-lets on your desktop, almost like a desktop accessory, similar to Apples Mac Os Tiger's (coming out soon) thing called Dashboard. Many people argue who copied who, and im not sure who did but both companies use the term "widget" to descripe the little applets.
Heres my desktop:
More widgets are downloadable from here
and i havnt seen a Widget over a Meg (good for dialup users).
Core 2 Duo E6400, DFI Infinity 975X/G, 2x 512mb DDR2 667mhz, Albatron 7900gt, WD 200gb SATA, Samsung DVD-RW, Silverstone ST-50EF 500w PSU.