Geek Culture
Published in

Geek Culture

Terminal Is Still the Best Computer Interface

Akira Terasawa, 1983

In any modern thriller, you can be sure to see a geek, hood on, behind black screen typing keys madly.

It seems complex, the character is seen as a super-hero able to manipulate the world to his needs.

In reality, it’s just a terminal and a keyboard. People working on computers this way don’t type so fast. With a much lower window change framerate.




A new tech publication by Start it up (

Recommended from Medium

A practical guide to Product Manager/ Product Owner for B2B products

I know I can do better…

Create A Simple PHP Server Using VSCode Tasks

Cover image for Create A Simple PHP Server Using VSCode Tasks

Deploying a Rails/React app to Heroku

BETA DAILY REPORT OF MAY 3rd: Leaderboard & Lucky Winners

CS 373 Spring 2021 Week of Apr 5–11:

5 Ways to Protect Electronic & PCB Assembly Processes from Quality Errors

human operating performing visual inspection

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Benoit Pimpaud

Benoit Pimpaud

Full Stack Data Scientist. Twitter @Ben8t. 👀 From An Engineer Sight: a periodic about data-science, engineering, and design:

More from Medium

How Our Interests Changed During the Pandemic

10 Most Popular and Demanding Language in 2022

Selective Formatting of Numbers in Tableau

Choropleth Maps With a Variable Concentrated Near the Ends of an Interval

Choropleth map of Europe with capped two different linear colormaps