2. The administrators, operaters, and programmers in a computer network.
3. Sometimes used in science fiction to define computer hardware that has been integrated into the brain.
3. no example given
Winner of the 1988 Philip K Dick award for science fiction.
Then the Boppers took over and built themselves.
And now the Boppers are making humans.
With a soft spot in their microchips for Earthlife's info-mix stew, the moon-based robots have worked out how to infuse DNA's wetware with their own software code...