Widget?

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  1. lonewolfman

    lonewolfman New Member

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    Hi everone. Newcomer idiot Droid question: What exactly is a widget. I noticed some add home screen buttons for apps I've copied to my home screen. Is there any difference?
     
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    been answered before but basically a widget is a 'running application' everytime you switch to your homescreen the widget draws down data/activates in real time.

    shortcuts are well...shortcuts which then popopen the application.