Microsoft Excel tries to be helpful, leads to errors in a fifth of published scientific research

Microsoft Office has long been prone to over-zealous auto-correction errors. From auto-numbering issues (if you've ever had to type a list using decimals such as 1.1.1, 1.1.2, etc., you know what I mean) to automatically selecting more text than you actually selected, undoing Microsoft's "helpfulness" is usually more difficult and frustrating than it is worth. Recently, … Continue reading Microsoft Excel tries to be helpful, leads to errors in a fifth of published scientific research