Alessondra SpringmannContributor, PCWorld

Alessondra Springmann is a writer by night and an astrophysicist by day. She enjoys zapping asteroids with a 20 terawatt transmitter, using the active voice, and running around the largest radio telescope in the world.

Google To Allow New EtherPad Creation; Will Release EtherPad Source

EtherPad users won't be left out in the cold, despite the Google buyout.


Single-Atom Transistors Are The Smallest Yet

The discovery of a single-atom transistor could eventually lead to more processing power getting squeezed in ever-smaller devices.


Intel's New Concept CPU: 48 Cores On A Single Chip

Forget four, six, or eight cores; a new concept chip from Intel could drastically change how you use your PC.