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People who work with computers

beta site

noun

a company or person that is given a beta version of a new piece of computer hardware or software to test

CIO

noun

Chief Information Officer: the person in charge of the IT and computer systems in a corporation

developer

noun

someone whose job is to create new ideas and products, especially new computer products

engineer

noun

someone who designs and repairs computer programs

hacker

noun

someone who uses a computer to connect to other people’s computers secretly and often illegally, so that they can find or change information

hacker

noun

someone who knows a lot about computers and who spends a lot of time using them

keyboarder

noun

someone whose job is to type information into a computer

network administrator

noun

someone whose job is to develop and manage a computer network

programmer

noun

someone whose job is to create computer programs

sysop

noun

a system operator

system operator

noun

someone whose job is to manage a bulletin board or a computer system

systems analyst

noun

someone whose job is to plan or improve the way that a business or organization uses computers

techie

noun

someone who knows a lot about technology or computers, especially as their job

wetware

noun

people who work with computers, as opposed to computer software or hardware itself

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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skanky

very unpleasant or dirty

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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