Get the latest news and weather delivered right to your computer screen with this cool screensaver tool. If you have a direct Internet access, the screensaver will keep bringing you the news reports continuously - sport, entertainment and much more.
Version: 1.50Online News Screensaver is a unique and informative screensaver tool that delivers the latest news and weather forecast right to the screen of your computer.
License: Free To Try $14.95
Operating System: Windows
If you have a direct Internet access, the screensaver will keep bringing you the news reports continuously. This tool support RSS, RDF and ATOM formats as well as free formatted text (HTML).
And since Online News Screensaver is fully customizable, you decide what kind of information you want to receive - Top News, Regional, Entertainment, Health, Technology, Business, Science, Sport, Industries, Society. You can choose which news sections (or subsections) to display on your screen; currently, there are more than 200 templates to choose from.
On the ticker can be displayed weather forecast and real-time stock quotes.
You can choose any picture for the background or select from the default ones. The pictures will keep continuously switching as in slide show.
You can also apply different special effects, such as flowing and fadeout to the news reports for better visual experience.
This screensaver is a great tool for the writers, journalists, news reporters and other people who have to stay on top of the latest news. But the regular folks will love it too.
You will be amazed how many things happen in your town, county or state. And pretty soon you will get the reputation of being a real news guru. This screensaver is also a great learning tool for the kids.
Oftentimes, children do not read newspapers and don't watch the news on TV, preferring to play computer games and hang out with the friends. This tool can help you get them curious about what's happening around the globe, stay informed about current events and broaden their cultural horizons.
Best of all, Online News Screensaver is distributed as a shareware, which means you can download and evaluate the program free of charge for two weeks.
Don't wait for the news - get Online News Screensaver and the news will be delivered right to your computer screen.
Version 1.50: * New design
Version 1.26: * Fixed weather bug for the USA
Version 1.25: * Channel Logo can be displayed on the screen. * Pictures (JPEG or GIF) can be displayed for news topics. * Added GIF support for the background images.
Version 1.21: * Channel Logo can be displayed on the screen. * Pictures (JPEG or GIF) can be displayed for news topics. * Added GIF support for the background images.
Version 1.21b: * Channel Logo can be displayed on the screen. * Pictures (JPEG or GIF) can be displayed for news topics. * Added GIF support for the background images.
Version 1.20: * Added real-time stock quotes
Version 1.19b: * Now news can be displayed in the ticker * Fixed problem with connection to Internet with right setting * Fixed some bugs in RSS/RDF parser
Version 1.18: * Mouse navigation has been added * Blank ticker bug has been fixed