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[WIDGET] BITS - DIY widget with WYSIWYG editor


May 16, 2011
I've been working on a widget for several months and we just went to version 1 and published on the Android Market.

The name of the widget is BITS, which stands for Bits Is The Stuff.

BITS is a home screen widget with a WYSIWYG editor that allows the user to add, remove and arrange bits of information on the widget face.

Currently the widget can show the following bits of information:
  • Date
  • Time
  • Location (from GPS or locked to specific one)
  • Moon Phase (graphic)
  • Sun or Moon Phase (graphic, sun during daylight, moon phase at night)
  • Sun or Moon Phase with Weather (same as above with weather conditions superimposed)
  • Temperature (in C


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