Geek, Nerd, Dork, Dweeb

While Coworking today at AltamontCowork, Phil asked if we knew the difference between Geek and Nerd.

After much discussion, including a visit by Duane, we all (Phil, Me, Jay, Duane, Joleen) sort of agreed that a Nerd can be anyone obsessed with a particular subject (ANY subject) while a Geek is a Nerd obsessed with technical stuff.

Phil (our resident NerdGeek) sent us this AWESOME Venn Diagram from…(hmmm, is that a Nerd site?, I guess I’m NOT a Nerd…I must be a Geek).

Only one problem:  I need the definition of “intelligence”….

What are you?  Leave a comment…  🙂


About Mike Pihlman

I am the Director of a 501c3 non-profit that awards college scholarships to Tracy, CA scholars in honor of my daughter's best friend, and our part-time daughter, Carol Phan who we lost on Sept 18, 2010. I am a: Book Review (, Technology (, and Movie Review ( blogger.

Posted on July 9, 2010, in Technology. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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