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Terminals

realistically, usually terminal emulators, because the world is standard-lockin all the way down

iterm2

Classic terminals, if you must, with thoughtful UI. OSX only. TBD.

kitty

Kovid Goyal made a terminal with c inner loops and python UI extensibility called kitty. It’s not famous, but probably worth checking since Kovid is a powerhouse. OS/Unices.

Hyper

If you are worried that your current terminal doesn’t use enough RAM, you can use hyper which is a javascript app version of terminal. It’s not too bad for one of these web technology desktop app things based on electron or similar, although it is not hard. It has lots of sexy features and nice graphics, to compensate for the obviously hefty RAM usage.

terminator

terminator seems to be an acceptable default option for a pure native app without many frills

Alacritty

Alacritty is a GPU-accelerated terminal editor tat aims t draw text real fast

Terminus

terminus supports some HTML graphics, and appears to work.

TermKit

designerly gaphics-frienrly terminal that aims to reinvent terminal protocols. with a nice vision statement.

However it’s dead in the water. Pity because ht ewriteoutp sounds nice

Some cool features

TermKit is not a…