Google released three new features in Google Sites that will make gadgets more useful for Google Apps Premier Edition customers:
- Start Page template allow individual viewers to add and organize their own gadgets to customize the page.
- Private gadgets allow domain admins to upload gadgets to Google Apps, and only members of their domain will be able to see and add these gadgets to their Sites. You can find these gadgets in a directory with your company's domain name in the gadgets directory.
- End-to-end security adds support for gadgets to match the security of the site itself. If a Google Site is encrypted, then your gadget data will be encrypted from the source code to the browser.