Make your own Windows Vista Auxiliary Display
Make put up a post on how to integrate an Auxiliary dispaly onto your laptop
using Konfabulator widgets, tape, a pocket pc and a laptop. An auxiliary display is basically a small LCD screen on the outside of your laptop or pc that enables you to view vital information without you having to turn your computer on or open your laptop. Vital info like the weather, your emails and/or how much longer you have on your battery. It make look a little low fi and with making your own, your laptop will need to be on but it still works pretty well.