THE BEST GEEK TATTOOS: These Folks Really Love Tech

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Tattoos have been around almost as long as skin.There are as many reasons to get a tattoo as there are people. For instance, in the 5th century BC, they were used to transmit secret messages across enemy lines. A few thousand years later, sailors would tattoo a pig on one foot and a rooster on the other to protect them from drowning.

These days they are often a symbol of love.

And some people love tech so much they tattooed their favourite tech symbols on their bodies as tribute.

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He's got a chip on his shoulder.

You never forget your first network router.

This guy is keeping Apple close at hand.

Apple always on her mind -- or at least -- on her backside.

Ubuntu Tattoos galore for the love of Linux.

If you can read this, you're a computer. (It's his name in binary code).

Armed with Windows 7.

Hey, that tickles!

Here's some more reasons to love tech.

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