switching to the cli for my recreational web browsing has been extremely effective in separating signal from noise

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for example, my experience of reddit has been completely transformed by the rtv terminal client.

There is no distracting /r/all feed. Memes and images are completely filtered out since they can't be viewed in the terminal. I just type rtv -s ${insert subreddit} and browse the subs I like. I can only read text.

It finally feels like a normal forum software instead of a bizarre internet hivemind full of ads and memes.

· brutaldon · 1 · 2 · 8

@aadil I like rtv a lot, I use it (as well as haxor-news) from time to time.

@dfr same here, been using use those two a lot lately. ddgr (for duckduckgo) and the links browser are also pretty nice when used together :)

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