References - Chat Acronyms

Description: The Chat Acronyms widget allows you to quickly look up definitions of acronyms and abbreviations used in online chat, instant messaging, bulletin boards, e-mail, and text messaging.

Unsure of what a certain acronym means? Use this dashboard widget to look up the meaning of any acronym you don't understand.
Author: sharpened
Version: 1.0
Uploaded on: May 30th 2006 at 4:43 PM
Rating: (3 stars)   [Show Detailed Ratings]
Downloads: 487
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It's a really good concept, but stars deducted for both functionality and design. This widget would be much more helpful if it displayed the definition right there on the widget, rather than opening Safari. Also, the text centered in the search box is unintuitive. If these changes were made, this would be a four or five star widget easily!

Posted by: Danosaur on Jun 01, 06 (5:29 PM) for version 1.0 (current version)   View Detailed Rating

Yes, I find the widget slightly unappealing graphically, and I also agree that adding the search results into the widget would be a nice touch.

Posted by: exg5 on Jun 02, 06 (7:10 AM) for version 1.0 (current version)  

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