We are looking for a gadget for MS Vista which represents the search tool of our portal www.google4restaurants.eu.
The gadget should be configured on our server prior the clients download. These settings can be modified in the gadget afterwards on their desktop as well to allow updates of the client preferences to the gadget.
These settings are:
1. Configure the country and city and postal code of the client.
[url removed, login to view] (selection bar) of his/her favourite food so that he will receive only pictures(information) of that favourite food in the gadget.
[url removed, login to view] the link of their favourite restaurant from our portal (ie [url removed, login to view]) (a browse option via our portal is preferred)
4.A copy of their settings will be stored in a MySQL DB for future updates on their gadget.
What should the gadget represent?
1.)A slide show of their favourite food. (Pictures will be supplied by us) with the text of their favourite food displayed.
2.)The slide show includes the picture of their favourite restaurant(s). This picture and link to their domain on our portal is picked from our portal during the initial configuration.
3.)A RSS feed (one liner banner) with information that is picket up from our server (News, News Letter, information) for their configuration specific.
4.)If the client clicks on the news feed, he will be directed to the information on our server.
5.)When he/she clicks on the photo of his favourite food (ie Chinees), their default internet viewer will be opened and show all restaurant types in his area (default configured) from our portal.
6.)Within the gadget it is also possible to select a restaurant type from a popup bar This otion is hidden and only shown with mouse over (hoover).
1.)The design should fit in our home page colours ([url removed, login to view])
2.)The gadget should include and represent the logo of [url removed, login to view] and (currently under development icon)
Our server is LAMP architecture.