To enable canvas view, iGoogle has ditched its previous tabbed navigation system in favour of left-side navigation controls. If you spend a lot of time in iGoogle, canvas view could be useful, though the restore button could do with being a bit more obvious in the current gadgets. Other local additions to the range include news feeds from news.com.au, Australian Business and the NRL, and a childcare search gadget from CareForKids.com.au. Hit the link for a Google tour of the new features.
Google Updates Australian iGoogle Apps
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