spreadsheet

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n spreadsheet a screen-oriented interactive program enabling a user to lay out financial data on the screen
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Usage

In literature:

One of these was Mitchell Kapor, the co-inventor of the spreadsheet program "Lotus 1-2-3" and the founder of Lotus Development Corporation.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
Wars are fought with spreadsheets, experience imported from afar, new knowledge craved, corruption decried.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
Tjan took her through the spreadsheets.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
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In news:

HardlyWork.in Turns Your Facebook News Feed Into a Spreadsheet .
Spreadsheet Program Estimates Dairy Cow Feed Intake And Cost.
Here's an organized person who actually tracks all of the coupons on a spreadsheet .
When Google met spreadsheet .
And the ability to extract data to Google Spreadsheets .
A3 Solutions CEO Robert Lautt explains how enterprises can get spreadsheets under control.
At this point the students are directed back to their spreadsheets and challenged to develop a new model based on this equation.
Spreadsheets provide the end user with valuable calculation tools that fill short-term needs but, over time, present numerous issues, including the following.
My desktop computer runs Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition — which includes Microsoft Works Spreadsheet — but I cannot open Excel spreadsheets .
Microsoft Works is the consumer-oriented software for word-processing and spreadsheets , and it's much less expensive than Microsoft's Office suite marketed to professionals.
Indeed, 25 percent of small companies still run primarily on spreadsheets , according to a survey by AMI Partners, a New York City research firm.
EditGrid does not offer all the features of Excel or other spreadsheets , especially customization.
And archiving of essential spreadsheets as business records ABS for Spreadsheet Compliance is available now.
For the past 25 years, finance departments the world over have relied on electronic spreadsheets — especially Microsoft Excel — to handle tasks such as budgeting, planning, reporting, and forecasting.
The Menu & Recipe Cost Template is a Microsoft Excel® set of spreadsheets designed to help you prepare an accurate costing for all your menu items and recipes.
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In science:

Initially, the memory requirements were measured without users editing spreadsheets.
TellTable Spreadsheet Audit: from Technical Possibility to Operating Prototype
Subsequently, users were logged into all suid processes to edit a simple spreadsheet.
TellTable Spreadsheet Audit: from Technical Possibility to Operating Prototype
The test spreadsheets are built up with a border (left and top) that is two cells thick, and a main section which is cell C3 and all cells below and right of it.
TellTable Spreadsheet Audit: from Technical Possibility to Operating Prototype
The test is then performed by adjusting the value of the arbitrary number in cell B2, and waiting for the spreadsheet to recalculate. The size of the spreadsheet is determined by the number of elements in column A and row 1 to the right and below cell C3.
TellTable Spreadsheet Audit: from Technical Possibility to Operating Prototype
We have not been able to make this spreadsheet work properly in Quattro Pro (version 9 was tried).
TellTable Spreadsheet Audit: from Technical Possibility to Operating Prototype
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