Friday, August 14, 2009

FEWidgets Ultimate 1.0b6

100% native code No Flash required

FEWidgets Ultimate is a Today Plugin for Windows Mobile 6.1/6.5 devices (WM 5 is not supported).

This version of the application is 100% native code (C++) using the Qt Framework for Windows CE and does not require Flash at all (none of them).. It also should run faster than it's flash counterpart (the Lite or vanilla old versions).


- Haptic feedback. When clicking on widget buttons you'll feel a small vibration.
- Multiple Layouts/Pages support (up to 4).
- Multiple Windows for each page with 0 loading time.
- Fullscreen Mode.
- Support for Landscape/Portrait modes.
- Skinnable though XML files (or just modifying the images).
- Scriptable through javascript.
- Extensible though C++ plugins.
- Support for Acceleration/Light sensor on the engine. (not used right now by any Widget)

Implemented Widgets:

- Operator Name
- RSS Feed Reader
- Comming Appointments
- Tasks
- Contact widget
- Date widget
- Battery/Phone signal Strength indicator.
- S2P Player control.
- Analog Clock
- Diamond like Clock
- Background Image Changer
- Bluetooth State (Can turn on/off)
- Wi-Fi State (Can turn on/off)
- Quick Dial.
- Layout swapper.
- Locker (locks widget dragging)
- Calendar (when tapped will link to \Windows\Calendar.lnk)
- Shortcuts Widget. This widget allows creating shortcuts to exe/lnk files. You can drop the widget as many times as you want.
- Missed Calls. Shows the number of missed calls. When double tapped will take you to the missed calls log.
- Unread SMS. Shows the number of unread SMSs.
- Unread Mail. Shows the number of unread Mail on all accounts.
- Sound Profile changer. Lets you switch between On/Vibrate/Off modes.
- Weather. Shows you the weather for today. Current temperature and forecasted Min/Max for today.
- SMS information. Once you drop this widget once, if you remove it, it'll spawn automatically the next time you have an SMS message on the same possition you had placed it.
- Programs. Shows the contents of the Programs folder of the Start Menu on a kinetic scrolling list.

FEWidgets Ultimate 1.0b6

- [Fixed] SMS info widget shows wrong time, ex. clock widgets shows 12:12 while new sms that arrived at the same time shows 04:12
- [Fixed] Lock widget becomes unlocked every soft reset
- [Fixed] Contacts widget still takes a long time to load the contacts list when adding a new contact (takes my device around 60secs)
- [Fixed] Contacts widget now shows contact list in alphabetical order but it starts with "B", the "A" contacst are at the bottom
- [Fixed] In other pages (aside from main page) , when i unlock the LOCK widget, FEWIDGETS hangs
- [Fixed] On VGA version, when adding a contact with no picture the application will complain about not finding dummy.png.
- [Fixed] Contacts list doesn't show all contacts.
- [Added] New PhoneAPI.deleteSMS function on script side.

FEWidgets Ultimate 1.0b5

- [Fixed] there is a bug with the widgets locker which will make it seeme locked after a page switch.
- [Fixed(again)] Directories on the Programs Window on VGA devices are smaller than Items.
- Modified fullscreen/non-fullscreen code in order to try and prevent bad window resizing on some devices.
- [Added] Unread SMS, Unread EMail and Missed Calls application opened when tapped can be configured.
- [Fixed] On the File selection window the first time the ".." directory was tapped did nothing.
- [Fixed] On the VGA version of the S2P player the song title was wrong when the widget had just been dropped.
- [Added] WiFi widget will now be red when connected, and bling on red when connecting.
- [Added] Bluetooth widget will now show a small headset when a headset is connected. If A2DP is connected it'll show a small headphones icon.
- [Reimplemented] The whole snapping algorithm has been reimplemented. Now it snaps as you move the widget.
- [Fixed] When widgets are locked and you click on a widget but not raise the finger, and move the finger out of the widget, the click will be sent.

FEWidgets Ultimate 1.0b4

- [Fixed] Shortcut and contacts widget from different pages inherit the other pages content. (IMPORTANT: Shortcuts or contacts created before this path will still suffer this error untilthey are recreated)
- [Fixed] The battery monitor throws an error when dragged back into the slider.
- [Fixed] After a soft reset, if there is an incoming sms, the SMS widget wont show. you have to drag it to the page again every soft reset.
NOTE: You'll have to drop the widget again for the fix to work.
- [Fixed] The signal widget throws an error when removed: signal.js stop is not defined (line 4)
- [Fixed] Sometimes current layout number was not preserved.
- [Added] Widget snapping is now an option (enabled by default). It'll snap only when a widget is released.

FEWidgets Ultimate 1.0b3

- [Fixed] Directories on the Programs Window on VGA devices are smaller than Items.
- [Fixed] Error when re-enabling the plugin.
- [Fixed] The Programs folder will not open.
- [Fixed] Contacts window will crash if there are no contacts on the device.
- [Fixed] Simple Time Widget has small fonts on VGA.
- [Added] Now sweeping the finger sideways on the SMS Info Widget will mark the message as read.
- Minor fixes here and there too.

FEWidgets Ultimate 1.0b2

- [Fixed] Application will hang when changing themes or reselecting it on the today plugins list.
- [Fixed] Contact Widget will ask for custom image when image has already been set.
- [Fixed] Sort contacts by name

FEWidgets Ultimate

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