iGoogle Adds Social Gadgets
By on August 12th, 2009

iGoogle the start from Google has trying to gain a lot of attention and rightly so because people are spending more and more time on social networks rather than their home pages.


To capture the attention of the social enthusiastic, iGoogle has introduced some new Social Gadgets, that will let you share, collaborate and play games with your friends.

Some of the games included in the social gadgets are chess, scrabble and crosswords with some fun games like Biggest brain. They also have a To-do list gadget that you can share with your friends.

Your friends will be able to see what you share or do in your social gadgets when they have the same gadget on their iGoogle home page or through a update feed for your iGoogle account.

The iGoogle gadget directory currently has more than 60,000 gadgets which means that you are more than likely to find something that you are looking for.

Are you going to use these social gadgets? Do let us know what your views are.

I scream, you scream, we all scream for iGoogle social! [Official Google Blog]

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