Retro referrer – A Spreadsheet Way of Knowledge

For many people in business Microsoft’s Excel is a way of life; either by making their work easier, or far more involved as the numbers keep building up.

Steven Levy has reprinted a thirty year old article of his own last month to celebrate the 35th anniversary of VisiCalc, the spreadsheet program that started it all.

It’s a great read and a worthy reminder of how one kind of application has changed the world considerably.

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