updated 03:20 pm EDT, Tue July 19, 2005
VVI today announced the release of , an update to its chart and graph system for Mac OS X. The software features programmable graphs that can be used as Dashboard widgets. Vvidget includes a historical CPU Chart Dashboard Widget as a sample. Vvidget features a graphical layout interface. Graphs are designed using the Vvidget template building tool so they can "take on the highly-stylized appearance of a widget." Users can download Vvidget for free so that Widgets based on Vvidget function, developers can purchase distribution rights to include Vvidget in their own products for distribution, or can vend graphs in Dashboard Widgets from their own server using Vvidget Server or a hosting Chart Service.