On Feb 2, 2005, at 12:53 PM, Christian Neukirchen wrote:

> Well, I never seriously used spreadsheets, and I don't think the
> format is *that* much different.  However, all information is
> contained in one line (great for Unix people, btw :-)) and I think
> Excel people could now use AutoFilter or Pivot tables to browse these
> sheets (but don't quote me on that, I don't use spreadsheets).

You are exactly right.  Those are the advantages I was speaking of.  
It's also great for throwing in a database table.

You can have it both ways though.  ;)

James Edward Gray II