Tuesday, Dec 2, 2003, 9:02 PM
It's Official -- Office is an Operating System
When you can write nearly perfect versions of PacMan and Space Invaders
in your favorite productivity application, you know it's crossed the boundary. Of course, treating cells like pixels and implementing the game by changing the background colors probably wasn't what the Excel developers had in mind, but frankly, that's not much different than what the guys writing the original games had to deal with. Wow.