LibAPCNIS is a PHP library for accessing the NIS port of the Apcupsd UPS Monitoring daemon. It allows you to access realtime UPS stats from a PHP script without having Apcupsd installed. It does not require the apcaccess application included with an Apcupsd installation, and there are no external dependencies.
Xacpimon is a simple battery life indicator for Linux notebooks that support ACPI power management. On notebooks that use X Window System displays, xacpimon displays a basic progress bar that indicates the percentage of battery charge remaining. The program runs in any X Window System environment and is designed to be flexible enough to handle various notebook power management configurations.