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A person who has great expertise in computing and related technology.‘the alpha geeks are often a few years ahead of their time’
specialist, authority, pundit, oracle, resource personView synonyms
- ‘I know a few Alpha Geeks, but I think you have to be a programmer to really understand the way this stuff develops.’
- ‘Thinking about it, I start to wonder if the Alpha geeks of the future will necessarily be human.’
- ‘Beta geeks watch the alpha geeks.’
- ‘Perhaps the "alpha geek" is more likely to be a group of people, a collaboration.’
- ‘Ben, European alpha geek and one of the people behind it, knew there would be risks.’
- ‘Alpha geeks tend to be very good at a few things.’
- ‘The room was filled with alpha geeks showing off their toys.’
- ‘We're the Alpha Geeks of our social circles.’
- ‘Our methodology is simple: we draw from the wisdom of the alpha geeks in our midst, paying attention to what's interesting to them, amplifying these weak signals, and seeing where they fit into the innovation ecology.’
- ‘And this page was managed by a webmaster in the field: the metageek of all alpha geeks.’
- ‘I think the point about the "alpha geek" is that they need not just technical skills nor creative skills but both.’
- ‘They're fundamentally high-profile, high-glamour bits of hardcore tech that (often) are completely outside the practical experience of the so-called Alpha geeks that attend these events.’
- ‘Hey, I should have a prominent mention as one of the alpha geeks.’
- ‘His successful balance of content and spin - and his ability to spot the communities that have crossover potential - means that he has become both spiritual father to alpha geeks worldwide and translator to the masses.’
- ‘I am not an alpha geek.’
- ‘Like everything else, to be an alpha geek requires tireless dedication, experimentation and studying.’
- ‘Why not let the alpha geeks build their own OS X machines too?’
- ‘"A lot of alpha geeks are hacking hardware," O'Reilly said.’
- ‘"Essentially it is being able to recognize the alpha geeks in society and leveraging their enterprise."’
- ‘So you've got the business people, the alpha geeks, the legislators, the military, the policy people and the academics talking about things from very different angles.’
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