The Strange Roots

A website exploring the strange etymological roots of words used in technology and computer science.

Latests posts

  1. Wizard 🧙
  2. Ethereum 💠
  3. Hash 🪓
  4. Hashtag (#️⃣)
  5. Zip 🤐
  6. Mouse 🐁
  7. Wiki 🚌
  8. Cache 💰
  9. Daemon 👹
  10. Tesla ⚡

You can find the complete A-Z of posts in the archive.