TomTom has announced the availability of the TomTom HD Traffic widget, a personal online traffic application that users can install for free.

The widget will give users the latest real-time traffic information directly to their own personal web pages, including Facebook, Bebo and iGoogle.

"TomTom's HD Traffic information has been personalised so it can be added easily to users' favourite web pages, providing continuous updates of the latest traffic situation at a glance", said Corinne Vigreux, TomTom's managing director.

"It illustrates our commitment to making TomTom's leading traffic service available to as many people as possible".

Once installed, the info the widget displays can be tailored to user's preferences and location and will show the relevant info, from TomTom's "high definition" traffic technology, in real time.

The application is available now and can be installed free of charge from