QZ.com has no beeping and flashing moving parts, just news. The default page is top news of the day, but you can easily search using the magnifying glass icon in the upper right. Just type in ‘London’ or ‘fashion’ or ‘stock market’ and the page content, not the layout, changes.
Weather.gov takes you directly to the National Weather Service site with a national map that’s clickable. You can click on a location to get area weather. Or, click on the brightly colored warning areas for more information about severe weather events. Perfect for travelers!
OANDA.com offers a simple site for international travelers that can determine exchange rates on currency. Type in the currency you have and select the currency you want. Then indicate how much you want to exchange or at what price you want to purchase something.