So, yes, they are coming in future! Widgets for the iPad home screen is imminent. Yesterday, at the iPhone OS 4.0 event, Jason Chen of Gizmodo asked Steve Jobs if they have moved away from widgets?
He replied that they have just shipped it over the weekend and rested the next day. On asking if it was possible, then yes, Steve replied, “Everything is possible.”
iPhone 4.1 and iPhone 4.0.1 OS bits have been found in the Developer’s Analytics by PixelCUBE Studios. Just yesterday, Apple announced the preview event for the iPhone 4.0 OS for April 8th (at 10AM).
PixelCUBE Studios currently holds the #1 spot on iTunes’ list of free iPhone app downloads with their free app, The Impossible Test.