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enthusiast

Archaic a religious visionary, esp one whose zeal for religion is extravagant or unbalanced

enthusiast

With regard to technology, an enthusiast is a person who enjoys using computers and electronic equipment. Enthusiasts are willing to learn more of the ins and outs of a product than the average consumer, who just wants to use it. An enthusiast is more like a "prosumer." See high-tech people, consumer and prosumer.
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Motor Trend OnDemand is the exclusive North American distributor of more than 60 live motorsport events each year, including racing from Pirelli World Challenge, MotoAmerica, Blancpain Series, DTM, and Lamborghini Super Trofeo, as well as popular enthusiast events such as the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance and Goodwood Festival of Speed.
Roller coaster enthusiasts say the Tornado, already operating at a few other Six Flags parks throughout the nation, is one of the best of its kind.
Modification Enthusiasts Profile by Type of Enthusiast
31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Huddler, a digital media company that powers millions of daily interactions on the world's most influential enthusiast communities, today released new research into the impact of enthusiast communities on consumer purchasing behavior for both community participants and the casual internet searcher.
LANCASTER - Dressed in western garb and riding in wagons pulled by horses and mules, a group of Old West enthusiasts spent Saturday in a 14-mile wagon-train drive.
The Wine Enthusiast advertisements prompt readers to take a picture of the advertisement with their camera phone and, in return, receive promotional offers from Wine Enthusiast on their cell phone.
20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Today, FindTheBest announces its partnership with Cocktail Enthusiast,a leading drinks website that provides readers with liquor reviews, cocktail recipes and drinking news.
Official Blog - Named "Inside Track," Pontiac will use this platform as its primary means of communication with its enthusiast audience.
Inside Line launched in 2005 and is the most-read automotive enthusiast Web site.
As a part of the Enthusiast World network, F-150 World will be the premier website for the new company and its network of enthusiast websites.
The coaster enthusiast community is absolutely thrilled with this competition because there's more rides everywhere .