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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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The event brought together uber-geeks to discuss the latest advances in t'internet technology.
Not long ago, installing Linux was a task only fit for uber-geeks. It seems that most distributions had trouble recognizing basic hardware components such as monitors, video cards, sound cards, and even the mouse.
Will millions of people sign up to hit the town with their virtual WAG in tow, or will football and other virtual worlds remain the domain only of uber-geeks?
Andy and Jamie may resemble a couple of uber-geeks but they'll be the toast of the UK if they can pull off success in tennis.
Set to be popular with both uber-geeks and those stuck in the office over Christmas is the increasing range of USB toys available.
Generally what we got instead was a lot of crappy music, animation, and Web shows that circulated among a small network of uber-geeks. Perhaps one or two (remember that dancing baby?) popped up for a nanosecond of mainstream fame.