noun \ˈgēk\   :: an enthusiast or expert especially in a technological field or activity


noun \ˈnich also ˈnēsh or ˈnish\   :: an environment that has all the things that a particular plant or animal needs in order to live

This is a small place for geeks of all sorts to come together to share information, ask questions, provide answers, and just talk.  It’s a place for the computer programmer to learn from the carpenter, and the the cardiologist to discuss colleges with the cook.  A community is built not on similarities alone, but on different skills complementing different needs.