You can use this extension in order to show articles from your favorite categories grouped in separate category boxes.
You can choose how many leading articles with or without introtext & image and how many secondary items with other display options.
For Joomla 3.+ only:
• 3.2.4: Using com_ajax for the optional pagination
For Joomla 2.5 and 3.+:
• 3.2.3: Advanced Option to Hide the module on article view.
• 3.2.2: Possibility to show the full intact introtext.
• 3.2.1: Grabbing YouTube thumbnails from eventual embed.
• 3.1.3: Setting a default image for articles without image.
• 3.1.0: Pagination for every category using ajax.
• 3.0.3: New option to shorten the articles titles.
• 3.0.1: New options to randomly order the articles and to link the images.
• 2.5.1: Possibility to create and display images thumbs.
• 2.5.0: Possibility not to link the category title as requested by mudotmy, thank you!
• 2.3.0: Show/Hide "More Articles" link on the bottom of each category.
• 1.7.0: Possibility to bold the first sentence of the introtexts.