a computer enthusiast.
|in Time 3 Jan. 1983 18: I’m not a chiphead...but if you don’t keep up with the new developments...you’re not going to have the competitive edge [HDAS].|
|Pretty in Pink 47: It had to be some chip-head fooling around, and he’d obviously cut into the wrong computer.|
|www.netlingo.com [Internet] chiphead. Another name for an old-time computer science engineer. see also: gearhead, modemhead, Net head, Web head.|