Fausts Friend

2.4 07 May 2002

Internet headline news grabber.

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Developer website: Saguaro Studios, Inc.

Faust's Friend uses push technology to grab news headlines from MacSlash.com, Slashdot.org, MacFixIt, and the Moreover News network. It then displays the headlines in an orderly fashion on your desktop.

What's New

Version 2.4 adds the following:
  • Added Channel Manager and RSS capabilities. This opens up a huge new range of channels that Faust can be used to monitor. www.syndic8.com is an excellent source for these feeds.
  • Added MacObserver channel.

Requirements

PowerPC, MacOS 8.5.1 or later, CarbonLib 1.2 or later

*Previously available here

Ratings

Overall
(2)
Current Version (2.x)
(1)

Details

Downloads
3,500
Version Downloads
1,781
Type
Internet / Newsreaders
License
Free
Date
07 May 2002
Platform
OS Classic / OS X / PPC 32
Price
Free