RayFeedReader is a PHP class to retrieve and display feed content from a given URL. It can read feed content into an array, and supports RSS 0.91, RSS 0.92, RDF, RSS 2.0, and Atom feeds. It can detect the feed type automatically, or it can be set manually. A pluggable HTML widget rendering class is supported. The HTML widget can be rendered through the optional RayFeedWidget class or your own extended class. It is easily configurable and can work without any configuration. It is simple and easy to use from anywhere in your application with a single line of code. It supports the Singleton pattern and is light weight.
Gaze is a lightweight Gmail checker that sits in the system tray and notifies you of new messages in your inbox. You can configure how often the program will use the ROME API to check the Atom RSS feed for your inbox, as well as optional combined notifications, custom browser actions, theming, and more.
SuperSimpleNews is a news script for Web sites. It doesn't require a database, since all news articles are stored in simple CSV files. It includes a password protected administrative backend for adding, editing, and deleting articles. widgEditor is used for editing the text. Example scripts are included to get you setup quickly. RSS support is included by default.