In the past few months, I have experimented with some Pomodoro applications on my mobile phone. These were great, but I don't actually spend my days staring at my mobile phone. Something was itching me: if the whole point of the technique is to stay focused by avoiding useless context switches, then why should an external device keep stealing my attention just to be more productive? So where do I spend most of my time? In the Unix shell, interacting with the command-line! So I looked for Pomodoro tools that suit my lifestyle and this is how I discovered pomo, a Ruby Pomodoro application for the command-line. Let's check it out!