10 plus must have Windows 7 Desktop Gadgets Summary: Desktop Gadgets in Microsoft Windows 7 are more sophisticated and more useful than in previous versions of the operating system. Here are 10+ gadgets that should be in your desktop management portfolio. By Mark Kaelin | August 5, 2010 -- 04:50 GMT (21:50 PDT) Previous | Next Image 3 of 29 One of the first gadgets everyone seems to try is the CPU monitor that ships with Windows.Images by Mark Kaelin for TechRepublic. Topics: Hardware, Microsoft, Operating Systems, Software, Windows Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.