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PPC Geeks Giveaway

Just a reminder that PPC Geeks is giving away a Rover Puck! Check out their website to find out how you can enter to win one and hurry, there’s less than a week left!

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Is geeky the new cool?

As people become more and more tech-savvy, toting the latest in sleek new gadgets wherever they go, rating cafes according to how good their wifi is, and skimming the latest Gizmodo, Wired and Mashable articles on their e-reader, what does it mean to be a geek?

The creators of ^this hilarious video would definitely say that being a geek (or a dork) is cool. I think so too. As we become more accustomed to using new tech and building relationships online, perhaps the definition of a “geek” is changing though.

I know there are plenty of other things traditionally associated with being a nerd (gaming, sci-fi, etc.), but maybe one day geeks will be the people who avoid tech – the paperback devotees and board-game night groupies. The people we think of now as geeks will be the popular kids and the big decision makers.

Maybe they already are…

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