Web Run-Time widget technology hold many advantages for developers and consumers alike. The most exciting one is the ability to make information stored in the Internet available to people on the move, and not only available. Widgets
- minimize the network traffic, as the presentation is done by the client based on raw data
- can significantly simplify getting at the information. A user might simply need to click the icon to get to wanted data. That’s a lot easier than using the browser for frequently accessed services
- can allow access to information even when the user is offline
- can act a front-end to get users to your web site and thereby your advertising
- can also carry (or be) adverts themselves
- can keep the user in contact with your service and drip-feed the user exciting material