Phil Farrand

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Phil Farrand

Name: Phil Farrand

Born: November 5, 1958, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American computer programmer and consultant, webmaster, and author.
  • Created an award-winning, high-end desktop publishing music notation software package for music notation called Finale.
  • Created notation package for the Apple II series of computers, called Polywriter.
  • Known for his Nitpicker's Guides, in which he nitpicks plot holes and continuity errors in the various Star Trek television programs and movies.

Significant publications

  • The Son, the Wind, and the Reign, Book One (2011).
  • The Nitpicker's Guide for Classic Trekkers (2010).
  • Acting (Grumpy Old Prophets, Part 5) (Volume 4) (2012).
  • Nitpicker's Guide for Next Generation Trekkers Part 3 (1997).