Conky is a cool little script service for Linux and BSD that allows one to monitor an entire system. The option are nearing endless because its ability to run bash straight from the config file (.conkyrc) Anyway here is what I did:
Styled like Google Now :P but fitted to match Ambience Ubuntu theme. Logos were included that match the system specs. I will save you all and not go into the editing that took place however if you want to know, hit me up I will be happy to help out.
If you love it (or think you can do better) here is the link to my files feel free to edit: Linky
Credit for the Google Now weather style and functionality goes to : satya164
Good link on the GNow setup: Linky
**The customary for those who care
Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, AMD Phenom II X4 964 OC@3.8, w/Conky