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Definition of hacktivism

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: a metaphorical device that people possess (a la gaydar) that measures how bogus something is.
Definitions include: used to indicate laughter in text-based communication.
Definitions include: acronym for "love you".
Definitions include: a post to a discussion forum that is intended to incite flames.
Definitions include: a person proficient in technology.
Definitions include: misspelling of Google.
Definitions include: "okay, thanks, 'bye".
Definitions include: to hack, with the result being something quickly and sloppily created, or modified to solve a particular problem.
Definitions include: non-elegant, in a way that solves a problem using the sheer amount of computer processing available, rather than finding (or inventing) a smarter technique.
Definitions include: an expression of excitement or joy, used mostly by computer aficionados.
Definitions include: acronym for "age, sex, location."
Definitions include: to change something in a small, mindless way.
Definitions include: acronym for "can anyone else".
Definitions include: "alright".
Definitions include: acronym for "way TMI", i.e. "way too much information".

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Definitions include: a bastard.
Definitions include: the restaurant "Pizza Hut".
Definitions include: Usually means automatically or concurrently complete one action without stopping the first action, i.e. on the fly online Help means that you don't have to stop using a software program in order to use the online Help.
Definitions include: a dollar bill.
Definitions include: to hit in the head.
Definitions include: to engage in dangerous behavior.
Definitions include: a contractor who works for Microsoft.
Definitions include: the functional end, especially of a tool.
Definitions include: an exclamation of amazement or excitement.
Definitions include: Unready, incapable of responding to an assault.

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