Reifying computer typing sounds.

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Although they left out the Nostromo computer in their examples of reifying, this article is interesting in that it goes toward explaining why we are not surprised when computer text appearing on a display makes… sounds.

 

Source: The movies’ favorite typing sound: “Telemetry” and “teletype” noises, explained.

 

 

I have included these clips from ALIEN, for good measure!

 

 

 

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