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Google Personalized Homepage gadget

holimac says:

How about integrating Rememberthemilk with the new Google API http://www.google.com/apis/homepage/index.html

This is good for people like me who use the Google Personlised homepage. This way we can also see the tasks ahead of us!

Posted at 4:15am on December 15, 2005

Launchedemily (Remember The Milk) says:

We've created a gadget which you can add to your Google Personalized Homepage; please see our blog post.

Posted 7 years ago

emily (Remember The Milk) says:

We're checking out the homepage API -- it's a cool idea :)

Posted 8 years ago

hadrien Pro says:

i also use google home page as a productive tool, and RTM as a google module would be very very nice !

Posted 8 years ago

beau.raines Pro says:

I'd also put in a vote for a Google Desktop Gadget!

Posted 7 years ago

npatrick says:

Here's another vote for a Google Module!

Posted 7 years ago

wilmegape says:

It would also be nice to have a netvibes module, my personal favorite (could use the same codebase as googles), for now I display the atom feeds there, but a better integration like displaying more in the rtm style with colors and tags, ... and easy quick addition would be really nice.

Posted 7 years ago

russ.thornton says:

+1 for Netvibes module

Posted 7 years ago

wilmegape says:

This module could also largely be based on the mobile version, I'm now trying out the mobile rtm inside the bitty browser module in netvibes, it's ok for a temporary solution.

Posted 7 years ago

irian says:

I second a vote for a Google Module

Posted 7 years ago

branch Pro says:

another vote for google homepage module

Posted 7 years ago

maya.stosskopf says:

I'm dying for a google desktop gadget or other desktop-y interface. I'd even be happy with a "skinny view" version of RTM that I could float in it's own window off to the side. Netvibes would also be nice. I just find that I'm not using RTM as much as I want [or, sadly, as much as I used to use the very basic and lame google to-do module] because the full-screen gets buried beneath my work and it isn't natural to work with it.

Posted 7 years ago

turadg says:

Is RTM working on this? Is anyone?

What about making it an open-source project, maybe on Google Code? If it were made open, I would contribute to it.

Posted 7 years ago

emily (Remember The Milk) says:

turadg, anyone is welcome to use our API to create a Google module :) There's also a developer mailing list if you're interested.

Posted 7 years ago

brent.hohlweg says:

Yes I also would love to have a Google Homepage module to see all my RTM events and tasks...

Keep up the great work!

Posted 7 years ago

jason.egger says:

Is there a javascript API? Can't write a Google module in C, unfortunately.

Posted 7 years ago

emily (Remember The Milk) says:

jason.egger, you can make calls directly to the API endpoint with JavaScript -- the Yahoo! Developer Network has some good resources on interacting with APIs via JavaScript in its JavaScript Developer Center (they use Yahoo services as examples, but the concepts are the same with our API). We'll see if we can get some examples up on our site too. Hope this helps!

Posted 7 years ago

jmdurant says:

I'd like to put in vote of support for the module, too!

Posted 7 years ago

ranbarton ProPower Poster says:

I'm not sure who I am encouraging, but to whomever might be toying with the idea of a Google Gadget for RTM, more power to you.

Of course, this is my sneaky back door plan to getting a Mac widget...

http://www.tuaw.com/2006/10/06/turn-google-gadgets-into-widgets-widgets-into-apps/

Posted 7 years ago

rmchale says:

Anyone figure out how to get this gadget to work with Google Desktop?

Posted 7 years ago

rmchale says:

Looks like if I go to "Add Gadgets" and search for:
http://www.rememberthemilk.com/services/modules/googleig/rtm.xml

It will come up. However, when I try and login it pops open a separate browser.

Posted 7 years ago

daniel.saunders says:

In this thread http://www.rememberthemilk.com/forums/ideas/1303/ someone suggested logging into RTM in Internet Explorer because the Google Desktop seems to use the cookies from IE, not Firefox/Opera/any other browser.

Posted 7 years ago

ranbarton ProPower Poster says:

Emily et al.-

Following up on my 10/12 post, using Amensty I now have the RTM gadget running on my Mac as a standalone Mac application. Excellent! Combine that with using it in Google Desktop on my work PC, and this is a huge step forward.

Ideally, I'd love to be able to customize the tasks displayed a bit - pulling from a smart list for example, and maybe limiting the date range, but that's being picky.

Thank you so much for this - what a great way to have RTM always available.

Posted 7 years ago

emily (Remember The Milk) says:

Ran, glad you got it working on your Mac :) If you think of anything else that we can do to improve the gadget, please let us know!

Posted 7 years ago

dryker says:

Add smart lists to the gadget! Or even the ability to filter by tag....

Posted 7 years ago

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