26 May '12, 6pm

Geeks are here, get used to it! - Tech News Today: Thanks to ubiquitous consumer electronic...

Geeks are here, get used to it! - Tech News Today: Thanks to ubiquitous consumer electronic...

NEW YORK: Turns out, geeks are inheriting the earth. Thanks to ubiquitous consumer electronics and the prominence of technology executives like Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and the late Steve Jobs of Apple , it’s no longer an insult to be called a geek. The geek — broadly speaking, the tech-obsessed, socially-awkward type who spends more time online than offline — is more respected than ever, according to a survey by Modis, the technology staffing arm of Adecco SA , the world’s biggest staffing company. Most Americans — 51 per cent — now consider geeks professionally successful, up from 31 per cent a year ago, Modis’ annual “Geek Pride” survey found. More people also consider geeks to be extremely intelligent: 54 per cent say so, up from 45 per cent last year. The survey is Modis’ way of marking Geek Pride Day, held each year on May 25th, the anniversary of the release of th...

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