S60 5th Edition Widget Support
What is Widget
- Refer Web Apps, which is really good article which discuss everything you need to know about Widgets.
Whats in S60 5th Edition for Widgets
- S60 5th Edition SDK v0.9 supports Web Run-Time.
- S60 5th Edition SDK v0.9 also supports the Web Run-Time environment and networking functionality for developing and testing widgets in the emulator.
- In S60 5th Edition, Widgets can be accessed and launched as independent applications on a device and emulator using the Application Manager.
- Widgets access the network through the Web Browser for S60.
- In S60 5th Edition, Widgets also have access to following API's :
- Calendar Service API
- Landmarks Service API
- Location Service API
- Application Manager Service API
- System Info API
- Messaging (SMS, MMS) API
- Multimedia (media gallery) API
- Contacts API
- Sensor API
S60 5th Edition SDK comes with Examples on Widgets which are located under S60WidgetExamples folder
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