$ $TERMINAL & disown
Opens another terminal window at the current location.
I often cd into a directory and decide it would be useful to open another terminal in the same folder, maybe for an editor or something. Previously, I would open the terminal and repeat the CD command.
I have aliased this command to open so I just type
It relied on you having the $TERMINAL global variable set. If you don't have this set you could easily change it to something like the following: