- Description: If monitoring your machine's process is your kind of thing then the System Animator is something that you should get. It is a Windows gadget that once you've downloaded will give you the ability to view different system activity indicators which include CPU or RAM usage, your drive activity and even your battery life. Other than that, this gadget also displays a customizable cartoon animation that will liven up your desktop. One of the choices for the animation is a flag that waves faster when your drive is busy, another is the Matrix digital rain that speeds up corresponding to your network traffic. Download this gadget and see what else it can do.