About the author
About the Author Edward Willett
is the author of more than 20 books, ranging from computer books on a variety of topics to children’s nonfiction to young adult science fiction and fantasy. A former newspaper reporter and editor, he writes a science column for newspapers and radio and hosts a weekly TV phone-in show about computers and the Internet. He’s also a professional actor and singer. Ed lives in Regina, Saskatchewan, with his wife and daughter.
About the Contributing Authors
Allen Wyatt, an internationally recognized expert in small computer systems, has been working in the computer and publishing industries for almost two decades. He has written almost 50 books explaining many different facets of working with computers, as well as numerous magazine articles. His books have covered topics ranging from programming languages to using application software to using operating systems. Through the written word, Allen has helped millions of readers learn how to better use computers.
Allen is the president of Discovery Computing Inc., a computer and publishing services company located in Mesa, Arizona. Besides writing books and technical materials, he helps further the computer-book industry by providing consulting and production services. Allen also publishes a free weekly newsletter for users of Word and Excel. You can find more information at www.VitalNews.com.
Bill Rodgers is a computing consultant from Newcastle, Australia, with a passion for V8Supercars and Rugby league and Rugby Union football. Bill specializes in Office and Windows systems, collaboration, and advanced technologies. Bill has been a contributing author and technical editor on many Office books for leading international companies and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP (Most Valuable Professional) award for the past four years for his support of and expertise with Microsoft products.