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Excel is getting smarter

Excel is the workhorse of many industries and if you love your spreadsheets, the following news will likely make you unreasonably happy: Excel is getting smarter, thanks to a fresh infusion of artific

Airtable raises $52M to give non-coders tools to build complex software

A massive company probably has plenty of engineers on staff and the resources to build a complex backbone of interconnected information that can contain tons of data and make acting on it easy — but

Microsoft Excel is about to get a lot smarter

Microsoft Excel users rejoice -- your favorite spreadsheet is about to get a lot smarter. Thanks to the help of machine learning and a better connection to the outside world, Excel will soon be able t

Lexalytics Acquires Semantria To Bring Sentiment Analysis To The Masses

Lexalytics is looking to bring sentiment analysis to smaller firms around the globe with the acquisition of Semantria, whose Excel-based sentiment analysis tool offers an easy, affordable way to find

Office For iPad Review: Surprisingly Worth The Wait

Microsoft has launched new Office for iPad software, finally, after people have been asking for it since, oh, say, the day in 2010 when the iPad originally launched. The new apps are currently availab

YC-Backed Fivetran Launches A Smart Online Spreadsheet For Data Analysis

Fivetran, a new Y Combinator-backed startup that is launching today, wants to bring spreadsheets into the modern age and make it easier for users to work with messy data and analyze large amounts of i

Python For Microsoft Excel Company IronSpread Comes Out of Beta, Changes Name To DataNitro

Y Combinator Summer 2012 graduate <a target="_blank" href="https://datanitro.com/">Data Nitro</a> (formerly known as IronSpread) has a simple proposition: it enables you to to use the popular programm

YC-Backed Grid Reinvents The Spreadsheet For The Tablet Age

Popular wisdom has it that tablets are great for consuming content but aren't that useful for creating it. Don't tell that to Josh Leong, though. His Y Combinator-backed startup, <a target="_blank" hr

DealVista's Black Friday Excel Spreadsheet To The Rescue!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/excelbf.jpg" />This could be eminently useful. It's an Excel spreadsheet for Black Friday deals put together by DealsVista. On the left y

Video: Will Office 2010 break the Excel Demo Scene?

I couldn’t sleep last night. I was tossing and turning all night, trying to remember if the web-based version of Excel for Office 2010 supported the kind of powerful macro-creation needed to bui

Some Of Our Favorite Easter Eggs

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/tceaster-171x200.jpg" width="171" height="200" />Just as children love hunting for Easter eggs, we love finding virtual Easter eggs in softwar

Helio Launches Mail For Microsoft Exchange Beta

Oh happy day! Helio officially released Mail for MS Exchange last night into beta, so all the business-user-haters can quit their griping. All Ocean owners with an All-in account will be privy to the

Don't Think The iPhone Will Appeal To Business Folk?

It remains to be seen whether or not business users will be breaking their crackberry addictions when the iPhone launches next week, but a couple of features could sway you at the last minute. I know

The Holidays And The Damage Done

Don’t know precisely how much money you’ve blown through this holiday season? Well here’s a free holiday spending calculator to get you back on track or make you feel more worthless