[UPDATED: Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 4:27:19 PM]
Tanner Jepsen created a Sirius Radio widget I've been using for years. He's since upgraded the widget to a v3 status, but I've never cared for the new UI. I prefer the compact nature of the original version.
Sometime last year, I sent Tanner a mod I had done which adds the ability to post song information to a URL (which is how I get my "now listening to" on my blog updated with my Sirius listening.) He mentioned he'd add the feature to existing updates, but I don't think he ever got around to adding the feature.
However, I recently started using Yahoo! Widget v4.5 and the Sirius Widget v2.2.x stopped working. The reason is the KON file uses some depreciated syntax. So over the weekend I modded the Sirius Widget again so that it would work in Yahoo! Widgets v4.5.
So, I thought I'd go ahead and release my mod to the wild. My mod is based on the original v2.2.0 and does the following:
This mod is not support by Tanner and I make no guarantees the widget will work for you.
Tanner has updated his v2.2.x to include my mods in v2.2.3, but also removed some code that was hitting his server. I've updated the link on this site to point to his new version
+ This is a link to Tanner's v2.2.4 which includes changes to the code
+ Added new preference for toggling the "check for updates" feature