Cortex is a small command-line application that allows you to browse Reddit directly from your terminal. The application comes as an Ncurses interface which lets you view the list of articles/links that you usually find in Reddit's main page.

Cortex comes in the form of a single executable file. To install/run it, you need to place the application's file somewhere in your $PATH:

git clone git://
cd cortex
sudo cp ./cortex /usr/local/bin/cortex

To launch the application, simply run the following command in a terminal: