What is Windows Mobile 6.5 Widget ?

The Windows Mobile team just posted the first of a blog series describing in detail all major aspects of the widget framework available in Windows Mobile 6.5.

The widget manifest is an XML file that describes the corresponding widget in detail so that Windows Mobile can actually do something with it. This is the first file we look at when the widget is being installed or executed so, even though it is simple, it is extremely important.

Hit the link here to if you are interested in widget development

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