Launches Desktop Widget has launched a Yahoo! Widget to provide easy local searching. The results come up right in the widget and once a business is clicked on, users will see reviews, maps and a business profile.

This is the latest effort by to adapt to an ever-changing marketplace. Previously, the company has developed applications for mobile phones, including Blackberry. Superpages also has a Google Gadget and a Browser Toolbar.

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Nathania was a Search Engine Watch news correspondent from 2008 to 2010. Before that, she held positions as Senior Editor at Bold Interactive and Search Marketing Copywriter at Fortune Interactive.