HTC Home is a open source application from HTC hand phone for your desktop. The widget is free for Windows desktop users. You can view time, and weather on the desktop with this widget, as you see on HTC hand devices. The animation is much realistic and you will find the application useful and handy. The animations used in the clock and weather meter are interesting and makes your desktop look more classy and attractive.
If you have seen weather and clock on the HTC phones then you must be knowing that the clock and weather widget of HTC is very attractive. The widget is available free of cost for Windows users. You just need to download this light weight freeware, HTC Home in your system and the application will be shown on your desktop. No installation is required and downloading is quick too. Download will take few minutes depending on your connection speed, for making this freeware available to you. You can also read Samurize for displaying system information on your desktop.
Features of HTC Home Desktop Application:
- Attractive and classy weather and clock animations for your desktop
- Wallpaper changes with the change in weather, giving you instant alarm of changes
- Installation is not required, quick to use
As mentioned, HTC home widget gives you very intuitive and classy desktop look with its clock and weather calendar. You can choose among various looks offered for your desktop by the free widget. You can see the time on the prime areas of the widget show, followed by the some useful information about your location, weather condition expected, details of the day, and weather in degrees Celsius. For searching data or files on your desktop read Hulbee, FileSeek and DocFetcher.
HTC Home has four different animations for four weather conditions snow, thundering cloud, mostly cloudy and windy. The inbuilt programs in the widget takes in the information about the weather to be shown to you from MSN or Accuweather applications. Not only this, the widget offers you yesterday’s, tomorrow’s and day after tomorrow’s weather prediction apart from today’s prediction. Another tool that can add all sorts of gadgets to your desktop is Klipfolio Dashboard. You can also see the video tutorial for Klipfolio Dashboard for help.
You can also use other wallpapers rather than inbuilt wallpapers, but they should be tagged respectively with the weather names. You can add wallpapers with tags like Cloudy, winter, stormy, summer, sunny, snowy, Morning, Day, evening, night, fall, and many others. If you find your system performing slowly, you can optimize your system performance by using Glary Utilities, WinUtilities, or TweakNow.
HTC home can be localized in many languages. The application supports up to 30 languages however by default the freeware already distributed has Russian and English languages. Overall HTC Home is a good application for your desktop to keep you updated with weather predictions.