Theme Widgets has many small apps that run on your PC desktop. The Apps cover different tasks such as: clock, weather, notes, calendar, timer, stopwatch and a whiteboard. They all run independently so you can choose which ones you like to use.
SWiJ SideWinder is an exceptionally powerful multipurpose quick launcher program which allows you to launch all of your Applications, Websites, Shortcuts, Folders, Document Files, Pictures, Music and Videos faster than ever with just a single click.
Easily view your home files and folder directly on the desktop
Compose HTML and see it rendered in real-time
Daily online comics stripes on your GNOME desktop
A simple FTP Screenlet
A quicklook for Linux
Desktop widget which displays the current stardate