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  Computer Geek - Home and Business Services - Christchurch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Our Geeks will come to your home or office, service your Computer and fix any issues you may be having
We understand that many small and medium sized businesses depend on their computer networks for their daily activities.
Our Geeks are the efficient, reliable and cost effective solution to your IT needs.
www.computergeek.co.nz   (218 words)

  
  Geek - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Geek may not always have the same meaning as the term nerd (see nerd for a discussion of the disputed relation between the terms).
Most geeks are adept with computers and treat hacker as a term of respect, but not all are hackers themselves - and some who are in fact hackers normally call themselves geeks anyway, because they regard 'hacker' as a label that should be bestowed by others rather than self-assumed.
For the most part the general public and even most geeks are unaware of the distinction and would be likely to see the computer geek and the genre fandom geek as being more similar than dissimilar.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Geek   (1165 words)

  
 What is a geek? at www.darkwater.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Most geeks are technically adept and have a great love of computers, but not all geeks are programming wizards.
The unwritten geek credo states that originality and strangeness are good, and that blind conformity and stupidity are unforgivable.
Many nerds are also geeks, using the net as a safe screen to hide behind while practicing their social skills.
www.darkwater.com /omni/geek.html   (611 words)

  
 A Computer Geek's History of the Internet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
The first 'computer bug' is found when a moth is found trapped between relay points of the Mark II Aiken Calculator while it is being tested at Harvard University.
The members were a group of computer enthusiasts who discussed the Altair, often regarded as the first personal computer and many of the members would later become today's computer visionaries.
The Elk Clone virus was the first computer virus found in the wild and was reputed to have spread from Texas A&M.
www.wbglinks.net /pages/history   (6875 words)

  
 We come to you! In-home computer repair service and assistance from Geek Housecalls
Being able to call Geek Housecalls and know that you will get a pleasant, capable computer professional who will reliably show up on reasonably short notice and get the job done quickly and efficiently is a tremendous comfort when the computer or network acts up.
Computers can be the most frustrating things when they don't work properly and I just don't have the time to fuss around with something I don't know that well.
Your tech was priceless to her as the computer is her access to all her relatives in Chicago and California.
www.geekhousecalls.com /geekhome.html   (7073 words)

  
 CNN - 'Geek Squad Guide' offers unique computer help -- September 3, 1999
The Geek Squad is Stephens' company, a 24/7 computer support task force based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
At the time, the Internet was just beginning to blossom, and everyone and their mother either had a computer or would buy one in the next few years.
As The Geek Squad started solving computer problems around the Twin Cities, causing a stir with their Geekmobiles, Stephens made connections and soon found himself working on the computers for the Kevin Smith movie "Mallrats," which was filming in town.
www.cnn.com /books/news/9909/03/geek.squad   (1191 words)

  
 Geek Humor - Home
Geek Imagines That Martha Stewart Appeared In Wired Magazine
A computer programmer was crossing a road one day when a frog called out to him and said, "If you kiss me, I'll turn into a beautiful princess." He bent over, picked up the frog and put it in his pocket.
There are some interesting things you can learn about the behavior of computer in movies (and in television).
www.geekoftheday.com   (554 words)

  
 geek   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
hacker as a term of respect, but not all are hackers themselves — and some who are in fact hackers normally call themselves geeks anyway, because they (quite properly) regard ‘hacker’ as a label that should be bestowed by others rather than self-assumed.
Earlier versions of this lexicon defined a computer geek as one who eats (computer) bugs for a living — an asocial, malodorous, pasty-faced monomaniac with all the personality of a cheese grater.
This is often still the way geeks are regarded by non-geeks, but as the mainstream culture becomes more dependent on technology and technical skill mainstream attitudes have tended to shift towards grudging respect.
www.catb.org /~esr/jargon/html/G/geek.html   (238 words)

  
 Geek Housecalls Expands Service Area, Offering Help to Frustrated Home Computer Users Nationwide Under its 'Not ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Geek Housecalls’ friendly, professional computer geeks are dispatched right out of their own neighborhoods, so they can respond quickly to cries for help, and so customers can be comfortable that they are working with someone local that really understands them.
In addition to fixing computer problems, the “geeks” at Geek Housecalls also help with installations, provide upgrades, install wired and wireless networks, and offer one-on-one tutoring to help you get the most from your computer and high-tech gadgets.
Besides technology, our geeks specialize in friendliness, so don’t be surprised if they greet you with a smile at your front door, shake your hand, say “Hi” to the kids, and pat the dog.
www.prweb.com /releases/2006/3/prweb361805.htm   (799 words)

  
 The Code of the Geeks v3.12   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
To facilitate the fact that within any one category the geek may not be able to determine a specific rating, variables have been designed to allow this range to be included.
Most geeks identify themselves by their use of computers and computer networks.
Because geeks are so wrapped up in their sexuality (or lack of sexuality for that matter), it is important that the geek be willing to quantify their sexual experiences.
www.geekcode.com /geek.html   (6098 words)

  
 Geek t-shirts, Computer t-shirts, Hacker tshirts, Linux | OffLine | Section Menu < Computer Culture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Computer geeks, hackers, sys admins, web gurus, gamers - we all speak our own language.
Geek girls, geek goddesses, we who are geeky and happen to be female.
Designs especially for little geeks -- though their adults might get a bigger kick out of them.
www.offlinetshirts.com /cgi-bin/ol/comp/compgeek.cgi/compgeek   (315 words)

  
 Geek.com Geek News - Ancient computer still ticking   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
The computer, which was Australia's first, ran at a blistering 300 kilohertz, had 2 KB RAM, and 2.5 KB storage.
Although modern readers may scoff at the seemingly underpowered machine, the 7000 kilogram, 20 kilowatt computer was used to perform a variety of useful tasks.
Yeah, the computer chips we have today are excellent and they do their jobs well, but for me, tubes still hold a high place in my heart.
www.geek.com /news/geeknews/2002Dec/bch20021210017696.htm   (5118 words)

  
 Computer Repair, Computer Service - Serving the USA | Geek Choice
Our Geeks will come to your home or small business to solve your computer troubles.
Because we come to you, there is no longer a need to pack up your computer and ship it to the nearest dealer for computer repair.
At Geek Choice our number one goal is to help you.
www.geekcalls.com   (153 words)

  
 Home - Geek Squad. Use Us
Let an Agent help you with any of your home computing needs.
Watch real Agents make house calls and see how they help two customers solve their computer dilemmas.
Maximize your computer's performance with more than 100 enhancements.
www.geeksquad.com   (259 words)

  
 You might be a computer geek if...
your computer chair has the permanent and stiff indentation of your butt in it.
you go into a computer store and takeover a discussion for a salesman on the specs and merits of a computer while he site there nodding as you make the sale.
the number of computers in your house exceeds the number of relationships you've had in your lifetime.
www.youmightbe.com /pages/computergeek.html   (1131 words)

  
 Computer Geek...We are here for you!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Computer Geek is an in-home computer repair service working in the Clark County Area.
The last thing we all dislike the most, is to pack up our home PC and head to the repair shop.
At Computer Geek we believe highly in customer service and keep this in mind while working with you to get your PC up and running.
www.geocities.com /computer__geek   (141 words)

  
 How to Become a Real Computer Geek - eHow.com
Now that many so-called "computer geeks" are becoming extremely wealthy, the age of ostracizing the computer savvy is coming to an end.
Subscribe to a variety of computer and computer-related magazines, serials and periodicals to keep up with the latest trends and developments in the computer world.
Many computer geeks build their computers out of separate components rather than buying a preassembled package.
www.ehow.com /how_10207_become-real-computer.html   (431 words)

  
 Computer Geek Quiz | Gadgetopia
Computer Geek / Nerd Quiz: I actually didn’t finish this quiz (I wasn’t doing well), but they’re not kidding when they claim it’s meant to separate the geeks from everyone else.
I found this reference [gadgetopia.com] to a Computer Geek Quiz over on Gadgetopia and scored 97%.
Much as being an umployed high school student hurt me and the fact that I had gone there immediately upon finding, which was immediately when I got on the computer because Gadgetopia is one of the first sites I go to.
www.gadgetopia.com /post/4911   (455 words)

  
 (~) wavestyle.ch/blog - Computer & Geek
Ich darf nun die neue Festplatte selber einbauen un...
Abgelegt unter: Computer & Geek, Texte & Artikel
Auf dem Tisch liegen zwei grosse Spindeln mit gebrannten Rohlingen, auf dem Fernseher stapeln sich die Video-DVDs und neben der Stereoanlage liegen gleich dutze...
wavestyle.ch /blog/kategorien/computer-geek   (330 words)

  
 What is geek? - A Word Definition From the Webopedia Computer Dictionary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Short for computer geek, an individual with a passion for computers, to the exclusion of other normal human interests.
Hoover's: Geek Squad, Inc. Company Research - Find information on Geek Squad, Inc. with operations and products, financials, officers, competitors and more at Hoover's.
Offers a searchable directory of independant computer consultants as well as a link for consultants to add their own listing.
www.webopedia.com /TERM/g/geek.html   (134 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Mating Call of the North American Computer Geek (General Protection Fault): Books: Jeffrey T. Darlington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
GPF is a comic written for Geeks and those who love them.
GPF tells the story of a group of computer programmers that work for a company named "General Protection Fault" after the Windows error message.
Funny, witty--a must read; especially if you are a computer geek or someone who loves a computer geek.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1929462042?v=glance   (702 words)

  
 Computer Geek's Help Forum
Computer Geek HomePage - Computer Geek's Help Forum
This is the place where the technologically challenged can come and ask any question they need an answer to.
Questions, warnings, discussions regarding insideous computing practices, viruses, etc.
www.activeboard.com /forum.spark?forumID=37370   (136 words)

  
 Tina's Humor Archives
Computer Folks' Reactions to a Glass of Milk
If People Bought Cars Like They Buy Computers...
Computer geeks are the sex symbols of the 90's
monster-island.org /tinashumor/computer.html   (187 words)

  
 Geek t-shirts, Computer t-shirts, Hacker tshirts, Linux | OffLine | Computer Lifestyle / Gaming   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Additionally, all white t-shirts in the store are available in Kids Small - Large.
A great concept that started right here and has been spotted on cars and computer cases everywhere.
Geek Girl and Geek, a match made in computer heaven.
www.offlinetshirts.com /cgi-bin/comp/comp.cgi   (408 words)

  
 ThinkGeek :: Tshirts
Geeks are not generic, but these tees are generically geeky...
Teensy geek duds for the littlest geek dudes.
Being a chemistry geek doesn't mean you can't rock.
www.thinkgeek.com /tshirts   (487 words)

  
 Geek Toys, Office Toys, Cool Gadgets, for Cubicle Fun - KlearGear
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Your source for geek toys, office toys, cool gadgets, computer T-Shirts, geek gifts.
Buy geek stuff and desk toys with a 30 day satisfaction guarantee, including executive gifts, and geek toys for office fun!
www.kleargear.com   (298 words)

  
 Computer Geek T-shirt Slogans   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
As a computer, I find your faith in technology amusing.
A computer's attention span is as long as its power cord.
DEFN: Computer - A device designed to speed and automate errors.
ifaq.wap.org /computers/geekts.html   (173 words)

  
 VIPGeek 1-800-VIP-GEEK, Computer Repair Geek and Web Design Services
Your One Stop Shop for Illinois IL Computer PC Repair Geek, Diagnosis, Support, Wireless Networks, A Geek is ready to serve you in the following Illinois IL towns - Addison
Computer Repair Chicago Area & Surrounding Suburbs -Computer Repair & Service - Web Design & Hosting - Ecommerce - On-Site Computer Repair & Service.
VIPGeek will come directly to your office or home to solve your computer troubles right on the spot.
vipgeek.com   (178 words)

  
 Geek.com News: Reviews for Macs, Gaming, Mobile, Chip Technology & More
If you’re a retired Geek, it seems the Red Cross may have a place for you.
Mearns says the vehicle is a “computer geek’s dream.” Well, it’s definitely a …
Opera just announced a new free service called Opera Link that keeps your bookmarks and speed dial picks continuously synchronized between any computers or mobile phones.
www.geek.com   (1781 words)

  
 NerdTests.com Fun Tests - Computer Geek / Nerd Quiz
Welcome to the first of many nerd / geek specific test available at NerdTests.com.
Well this quiz attempts to narrow the geek / nerd definition to just the computer subset.
Please, be advised, the answers to the questions will not be supplied at the end of the quiz.
www.nerdtests.com /ft_cg.php?im   (474 words)

  
 Computer geek t-shirts and clothing shop
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www.cafepress.com /computergeek1   (57 words)

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