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Windows 7 – Your own Desktop gadget

The fancy UI of Windows 7 has been around for a while now and its goodies makes it fun to work with. While there are lot of goodies you can play with, gadgets seems to be most useful component. Be it checking your system status, a world clock or weather update gadget, all of them are quite handy and useful. But have you ever thought of developing your own gadget, may be useful to track information from various sites (RSS feed). Well its not so difficult to develop one, if you know little bit about HTML and JavaScript. Yes that is all you need to create your gadget, no compilation, no special IDE, no need to learn any cryptic programming language. Just get started with Simple Text Editor and thats all you need as tool to develop one. (Well, to make it fancy you will need graphics.)