Access 2013—New is not better…

While I have not used Microsoft Access for a long time (no serious work since Access 2.0 circa 1995), I can’t believe how the product has evolved.  The Access 2013 interface is virtually unusable for simple data cleansing/mining tasks.  I mistakenly thought Access would be right tool to take some Excel data, add some primary […]

Freeware that I use

My main PC, which was running Windows 8, failed.  Rather than repair the Windows 8 OS, I reverted back to Windows 7—and the desktop experience is much better. Just in case another fresh install is ever needed, below are the free software applications I install and recommend: VLC media player – VideoLAN is the best […]