To display a scrolling tickertape with news headlines:

This has been tested on Windows and Linux (Raspian) but should also work on Apple. It's written for Python 3.
UPDATED Aug 2016 Sky URL changed to
UPDATED March 2015 to run on Linux without needing to comment out lines. Tested on a Raspberry Pi 2 with Raspian.

The program seems to 'blink' occasionally. I'm not sure why this is. The program is not perfect but it is free!

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