A desktop gadget for Windows Vista and Windows 7 displaying live travel news for the London Underground based on data from Transport For London.
I have just realized that Microsoft’s gadget repository at gallery.live.com has been taken down. From now on the gadget, along with its source code, will be available via a BitBucket repository.
Version 1.6.0 — 26 March 2014
- Emergency patch due to changes in the TFL website the data was scraped from.
- Now uses the TFL API feed – should be a much more reliable source, but due to lacking documentation might need some tweaks before it’s working perfectly. Please report any malfunctions.
Version 1.5.2 — 28 April 2013
- Added new status “Service closed”.
Version 1.5.1 — 16 September 2012
- Fixed parsing problems due to changes in the TFL source data.
Version 1.5.0 — 23 April 2012
After a long idle time with no updates I finally got around to fix the error displayed after the computer resumed from sleep or hibernation. Mission status types where also added.