Apple purging 'widget' iPhone, iPad apps
Apple purging 'widget' iPhone, iPad apps | Utilities | iPhone Central | Macworld

This line from the article stood out to me
vanovic also penned an e-mail missive to Steve Jobs, and received a reply reading only:
We are not allowing apps that create their own desktops. Sorry.
Hmmm maybe Apple have an idea for a spaces like idea for the ipad. Or maybe it just uses up too much battery life. I dunno.