Menschen mit einem Faible für elektronische Datenverarbeitung werden nicht nur Notstromgeneratoren angedichtet, sondern auch Schalthebel:

It’s been a recurring theme this week, but the Pro users of yesteryear’s products, the people with the biggest investment in old technologies, are not the people who should be calling the shots in the design of their successors. These are the people who complain that an iPad can’t have third party software installed from anywhere but the App Store, ignoring the massive convenience and security gains the policy affords average users. These are the people who are still using slotted screwdrivers and Edison light fixtures and manual transmission cars.

Nach dieser Definition gibt es in Deutschland sehr, sehr viele Geeks.