Peter Norton: Computer software entrepreneur and writer Peter Norton established his technical expertise and accessible style from the earliest days of the PC. His Norton Utilities was the first product of its kind, giving early computer owners control over their hardware and protection against myriad problems. His flagship title Peter Norton's Inside the PC has provided the same insight and education to over 1 million computer users worldwide. His recent new titles including Peter Norton's Guide to Upgrading and Repairing PCs have instantly solidified their standing as expert books on each topic. Michael Desmond is the senior associate editor in the reviews department at PC World Magazine – one of the worlds largest computer publications. He is president of the Computer Press and has published hundreds of magazine articles as well as several other books including contributions to Platinum Edition Using Windows 95.