Stories by Edward N. Albro

Windows 8 survey: Half who have tried the OS wouldn't recommend It

People who have installed the Windows 8 Consumer Preview praise its speed and the changes to Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer, but most readers who answered a PCWorld survey aren't satisfied with the new Metro interface--and half indicate that they would be unlikely to recommend the new operating system to a friend.

Xcelsius adds life to Excel

SAN FRANCISCO (03/19/2004) - Can any hour be longer than the one spent watching your company's chief financial officer point at a spreadsheet full of gray, unreadable numbers? Infommersion Inc.'s program Xcelsius can't give your CFO charisma, but it can enliven the presentation.