- BBC Newsline Ticker
- Headline ticker will automatically update throughout the day with the latest news, sport, travel, finance and weather from the BBC. Available for multiple OS platforms.
- EasyByte News Ticker
- A free news ticker that scrolls the latest breaking headlines from a variety selectable subject areas.
- Google Desktop Sidebar
- The sidebar in Google Desktop includes a news widget that learns from the articles you read and a feed reader widget that learns from the websites you visit.
- Wake Up News
- Shareware that automatically loads the newspapers of your choice every morning at the time you specify and notifies you with an optional alarm.
- WorldFlash is an Internet agent for Windows 95/98/NT4 that displays up-to-the-minute news headlines, stock quotes, weather forecasts, sports scores. Over 6,000 regions with weather reporting in real time.