Nice talk :
Several years late, it seems M$ is considering making Python native to Excel. I wrote a … you guessed it … Quora answer as to why this makes sense for Microsoft. —- Python has become massively popular with the data and machine learning communities in the last few years. Tools like JuPyter are increasingly popular […]
TreeSheets look like a pretty interesting combination of spreadsheet and hierarchical outliners / organizers.
Fascinating video about the plausible next wave of computing, where increases in speed come from embedding specialized processing elements (Neural networks, FPGAs, DSPs, Dataflow elements) on silicon wafers, alongside general CPUs. And the challenges of inventing programming languages to exploit this. This looks good too : programming FPGAs with spreadsheets 🙂
Joel Spolsky : “The great horizontal killer applications are actually just fancy data structures.”
See post on Composing about Kill Math, dynamical systems visualisation. Compare spreadsheets.
Resolver Systems have a new “cloud-based” pythonic spreadsheet called “Project Dirigible“
SocialCalc comes out of beta.
EditGrid is going free.