Character generator: device or software that produces static or animated text (news crawls, credits rolls) for keying into a video stream.
TIL the term "automatic #totalisator" - early transactional (electro-)mechanical parallel computation machine used at horse races to calculate biddings in the 1920s.
Maybe the cliché that programmers were bad in UI design was wrong in the first place.
It got worse since you could actually study it.
Even that once famous-for-usability shopping site from The Jeff is a modern mess.
Today I have to play whack-a-mole with scrollbars, borders, buttons -- with EVERY SINGLE ELEMENT.
It doesn't matter whether it's an application or a web page.
This mess is interoperable, platform independent, and highly available 24/7, but no one planned for disaster recovery.
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