3 widgets DYING to be on iPhone

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by Sean7512, Jun 27, 2007.

  1. Sean7512 macrumors 6502a

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    I think the following 3 widgets are almost no brainers and almost HAVE to come to iPhone soon!

    1. Leopard's new movie time/movie preview widget
    2. Tiger's White Pages
    3. Tiger's Yellow book

    What do you guys think....Those three would ROCK on the iPhone!
     
  2. iKwick7 macrumors 65816

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    I think we all know that the hula girl widget NEEDS to be on the iPhone. :)
     
  3. applehappy macrumors regular

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    Yes those three and many more. Very disappointing that there aren't already a bunch of widgets known. I can only imagine there will be more by, at, or soon after launch.
     
  4. Killyp macrumors 68040

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    And GoGoRedBall!

    It's not that difficult to move it across so it'll run in a browser, as it is all HTML based...
     
  5. iKwick7 macrumors 65816

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    That would be really cool, actually- a perfect for for phones.

    What I really, really want to see (and I am sure I will eventually) is a sports tracking widget. The ability to follow baseball game scores without having to open up the web browser would be tremendous for me (and many more people too, I would think).
     
  6. kdarling macrumors demi-god

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    Well, you have the Yellow Pages because of the Google search.

    I was thinking the White Pages would be cool, but I bet they don't do it. At least not for free.

    Considering that my wife spends about $16 a month (!) on 411 autoconnect calls, that's just too much revenue to give up.
     
  7. terrrrrible macrumors regular

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    Not necessarily a widget, but I'd like to see a last.fm plugin developed for the iPhone.
     
  8. Shrek6446 macrumors member

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    That would be great, i would love to click one widget to view the score of a baseball game instead of going to ESPN.com.

    The other widget I think the iphone needs is a movie time widget (like the one they showed in Leopard).
     
  9. Morris macrumors regular

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    I would love to eventually have the London Underground Tube Widget on the iPhone, just a quick look before descending into the system to battle the chaos-du-jour.

    [​IMG]

    That's Europe of course, so not entirely relevant until the iPhone is released there but similar widgets exist for US systems.
     
  10. wakka092 macrumors 6502

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    It would be nice if there could be a Dashboard icon on the Home screen, then it would be exactly like it is on Tiger. Seeing what the iPhone can do now, Dashboard would be a breeze (as far as performance.)

    That Underground widget is cool. If you live in the US, Google Maps will be a nessessity for the traffic jams.. :(
     
  11. Sean7512 thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    I thought the same thing about the Google search and the Yellow Pages. HOWEVER, if you're using EDGE, you will wait considerably longer using Google Maps (the load time of the map) as compared to just the text that the Yellow Pages would load. Therefore, I still see it as a good Widget to come
     
  12. Virtualball macrumors 6502

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    Lol, the movie widget works on the iPhone (or should) Search for my topic called "We Kinda Sorta have a SDK" for pics/explination
     

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