(noun) “[A] person who sees technology as symbolizing the potential for a brighter future” (OpenStax College 2012).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: technophiles
  • A technophile has (noun) technophila or a love of technology and exhibits (adjective) technophilic behaviors.

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OpenStax College. 2012. Theoretical Perspectives on Media and Technology. Connexions, May 18, 2012. (