A gadget, or widget, is a small program meant to run on your computer's desktop. This widget would run in the background and auto-update every few minutes with the latest weather information for a user's location. It supported 4 colors, 3 icon sets, and 2 sizes, so users could configure it to their liking.
Lots of flavors to choose from!
Windows Desktop Gadget
A simple Weather gadget for Windows 7 and included with certain Dell laptops. It includes current conditions, weekly forecast, radar, and support for multiple sizes.