Geek

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Geek

Informal and somewhat derogatory; a new hire at a Wall Street trading firm. The term was popularized by the book Liar's Poker, which describes the author's experience as a bond trader on Wall Street in the 1980s.
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As the local economy struggles with the high-tech downturn, Federal SBIR/STTR/ATP programs offer talented high-tech people a chance to not only supplement their income by starting businesses that use their expertise, but also to create new businesses that will strengthen the North Texas economy," Jim Berish, director of the Technology Assistance Center at the North Texas Small Business Development Center, said.
Subaru will display the Amadeus, which was the hit of the 1992 Tokyo Motor Show, in Los Angeles to test that trend-setting Southern California community's reaction to a high-tech people mover or "the ultimate sport station wagon.