In Pictures: 11 awesome Android tablet widgets

Give your home screen a massive power boost with these 11 excellent widgets for Android tablets

CNN App for Android Tablet

One of the first tablet-optimized apps for Android, CNN's CNN App for Android Tablet continues to set the standard for what a tablet widget should be. CNN's home-screen widget shows you a flipbook-style view of the latest news stories from any category you specify. Each of the widget's tiles includes a large image related to the story, along with a headline and a category designation (in case you want the widget to offer stories from multiple categories). The tiles automatically rotate over time, but you can also flick your finger up or down to flip through them manually. Tapping any tile causes the full story associated with it to open in the main CNN app.

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