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Is the U.S. Lagging in the Quest for Quantum Computing?  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...

Keen for much-hyped quantum computing to finally land? Don't expect it for a decade  The Register

The US National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine issued a report this week on the state of quantum computing. It's a subject of some concern ...

Playing games with quantum computers  physicsworld.com

Creating games for quantum computers offers an engaging way of exploring and testing their capabilities, writes James Wootton. Buying a computer typically ...

Why law firms need to worry about quantum computing  CBA National

Blame it on faulty PR, but quantum computers just don't scare people the same way that artificial superintelligence does. That's a mistake because many experts ...

The U.S. National Academies Reports on the Prospects for Quantum Computing  IEEE Spectrum

Experts in the field of quantum computing give a hard-headed assessment of just how hard the technology is.

Researchers demonstrate new building block in quantum computing  Phys.Org

Researchers with the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have demonstrated a new level of control over photons encoded with quantum ...

Quantum Computing Can Reshape Our Physical Infrastructure If We Let It  Forbes

Quantum computing's value to our physical infrastructure may not be obvious, but it's critical that infrastructure leaders start taking an interest in quantum ...

New building block in quantum computing demonstrated  Science Daily

Researchers have demonstrated a new level of control over photons encoded with quantum information. The team's experimental system allows them to ...

Scientists find a way to enhance the performance of quantum computers  Phys.org

USC scientists have demonstrated a theoretical method to enhance the performance of quantum computers, an important step to scale a technology with ...

Quantum computing ten years away - again  Electronics Weekly

Quantum computing is still at least ten years away, says the US National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in a report called Quantum ...

Quantum Computing Brings Potential and Risk to the Enterprise  CMSWire

Quantum computing is just the latest technology that has the potential to disrupt the enterprise, but it comes with some considerable risks.

Quantum computing at scale: Scientists achieve compact, sensitive qubit readout  Science Daily

Researchers have overcome another critical technical hurdle for building a silicon-based quantum computer.

The Case Against Quantum Computing  IEEE Spectrum

Quantum computing is all the rage. It seems like hardly a day goes by without some news outlet describing the extraordinary things this technology promises.

Australia races towards commercial quantum computing  ComputerWeekly.com

Universities make headway in the challenge of commercialising quantum computing.

Quantum computing, not AI, will define our future  TechCrunch

The word ?quantum? gained currency in the late 20th century as a descriptor signifying something so significant it defied the use of common adjectives.

Quantum Computing: Atomic Clocks Make for Longer-Lasting Qubits  IEEE Spectrum

Cesium atoms and laser traps offer a more robust type of quantum computer.

The First Quantum Computing Control  AZoM

This article discusses the first ever quantum computing control computer.

Why Quantum Computers Will Be Super Awesome, Someday  Bloomberg

Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman was the first to suggest that the mind-bending properties of quantum mechanics could be harnessed to make a ...

Machine learning, meet quantum computing  MIT Technology Review

Back in 1958, in the earliest days of the computing revolution, the US Office of Naval Research organized a press conference to unveil a device invented by a ...

Quantum Computing Will Never Work  HPCwire

Amid the gush of money and enthusiastic predictions being thrown at quantum computing comes a proposed cold shower in the form of an essay by physicist.

What a quantum computer is, and why it needs to be more  ZDNet

It would be the harbinger of an entirely new medium of calculation, harnessing the inexplicable powers of subatomic particles to obliterate the barriers of time in ...

Quantum Computing Done at Scale  R & D Magazine

The authors of the paper, from left to right: PhD student Mark R. Hogg; Professor Michelle Simmons; Post Doc Matthew G. House; PhD student Prasanna ...

Atos begins building a global research and development laboratory for quantum computing  Business Review

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, began construction of a new R&D center in Les Clayes-sous-Bois, Yvelines district, Paris region on.

High-Dimensional Optical Cluster States Could Enable One-Way Quantum Computing  Photonics.com

Using a compact optical platform, a research team at Institut National De La Recherche Scientifique (INRS) has generated a high-dimensional, d-level c.

World experts heading down under to talk silicon quantum computing  UNSW Newsroom

Scientists from around the world are meeting in Sydney to discuss the latest advancements in silicon quantum computing. syd_edit_22.jpg. Scientists from ...

US plays catch-up for an edge in quantum computers  Business Mirror

SAN FRANCISCO?The world's leading technology companies, from Google to Alibaba in China, are racing to build the first quantum computer, a machine that ...

Cold Blanket Cast on Quantum Computing  EnterpriseTech

Amid the gush of money and enthusiastic predictions being thrown at quantum computing comes a proposed cold shower in the form of an essay by physicist.

Quantum Machines raises $5.5M to build control and operational layer for quantum computers  TechCrunch

Quantum Machines, an Israeli startup launched by three Ph.D. physicists, wants to build the operational and control layer for quantum computing. Today ...

Cover Story: Quantum Computing: Triangle's next high-tech cluster?  Triangle Business Journal

Tucked into a nondescript building at N.C. State University's Centennial Campus is ? at least according to a trio of N.C. State professors ? a glimpse of the future.

The United States needs better quantum science as a national policy | TheHill  The Hill

John Prisco says advances in quantum science could be as important as previous national contests such as the arms or space race.

RBC #FutureMakers tackles quantum computing's uncertain, yet compelling, future  BetaKit

The latest RBC FutureMakers event in Toronto demystified the practice and future of quantum computing technology.

Model of quantum artificial life on quantum computer  Science Daily

Researchers have developed a quantum biomimetic protocol that reproduces the characteristic process of Darwinian evolution adapted to the language of ...

Quantum computing and AI: How spy agencies are turning to technology  shropshirestar.com

The head of MI6, Alex Younger, says there is a need for ?fourth-generation espionage? as adversaries take advantage of ?blurred lines? between the cyber and ...

?Expect significant commercial uses of quantum computers within 5 years?  BusinessLine

Quantum computing has the capacity to solve problems that today's computers probably never can. However, since it works very differently from a regular ...

Q2B Quantum Computing Conference Returns to Silicon Valley in December 2018  HPCwire

PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 28, 2018 ? QC Ware, a company bringing quantum computing to the enterprise, announced today that it is organizing the 2nd annual ...

Will Google & NASA Joining Hands Make Quantum Computing A Household Word  Analytics India Magazine

Open sourcing CIRQ is a great move by Google and it will boost the world of quantum computing.

DT Daily: D-Wave wants to help developers make the leap into quantum computing  Digital Trends

Quantum computing is one of the most fascinating, much-hyped subjects in the world of computers, but getting into it can be difficult. D-Wave's Murray Thom ...

Imec, CEA-Leti Form AI and Quantum Computing Hub  EE Times

LONDON ? Two of Europe's key electronics and nanotechnologies research institutes ? imec in Belgium and CEA-Leti in France ? will collaborate to develop ...

NSF grant funds physics researcher's work on quieting 'noise' in futuristic quantum computers  SIU News

CARBONDALE, Ill. ? Mark Byrd is working on correcting errors that have yet to be made. The professor in the physics degree program at Southern Illinois ...

On The Clock: What is quantum computing?  The Advertiser

In this episode of 'On The Clock', Dario Gil, Chief Operating Officer of IBM Research, breaks down quantum computing, a technology that has the potential to ...

Muted interest in quantum computing threatens early adoption  Bobsguide

A recent poll in a bobsguide webinar found that 47.7% of industry professionals do not consider quantum computing a priority with concerns around ...

Adam Kelly (16) wins SciFest 2018 for quantum computing solution  The Irish Times

Will represent Ireland at 2019 international Science and Engineering Fair in Arizona.

Accessing The Power Of Quantum Computing, Today  AlleyWatch

Two weeks ago, I participated on a panel at the BCI Summit exploring the impact of quantum computing. As a neophyte to the subject, I marveled at the riddle ...

Bright Lasers Set to Open Use of Atomic Gas for Quantum Computing Qubit Storage  Sputnik International

Despite the fact that universal quantum computers have not yet been realized, the principle of calculation upon which it is based allows researchers to solve ...

Could quantum computers undermine the security of Blockchain transactions?  American Journal of Transportation

Daily news coverage keeps the transportation industry up to date with Maritime, Ports and Terminals, Rail, Road and Air based cargo transportation issues and ...

Fifth year student's quantum computing project wins SciFest 2018  Corporate IT

Adam Kelly, a fifth year student from Skerries Community College, was named the overall winner at SciFest 2018 for his open source solution to stimulating ...

Quantum leap: Sydney startup launches world-first software product  The Sydney Morning Herald

Quantum physicist Michael Biercuk is launching a world-first software product this week, and while it's not targeted at the everyday consumer it could change ...

European AI & Quantum Computing Hub in the Making  Eetasia.com

Imec and CEA-Leti to set up AI related research effort.

Google & CERN partnering on future Large Hadron Collider storage needs, quantum computing  9to5Google

Google today signed an agreement with the European Organization for Nuclear Research on joint research and development. The Google CERN partnership...

Mystery Unveiled: Why Choose Quantum Computing?  CIO Applications

Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, is found to be very fond of three technologies among which quantum computing is one, and other two are artificial intelligence ...

Trump popped into White House meeting with Google, Microsoft, IBM, Qualcomm chiefs  CNET

White House officials held a "listening session" on AI, 5G and quantum computing.

Student engineers an interaction between two qubits using photons  Phys.org

In the world of quantum computing, interaction is everything.

IMEC, Leti form European hub for AI, quantum computing  eeNews Europe

Leading European research institutes IMEC and CEA-Leti have agreed to work together on artificial intelligence and quantum computing in order to strengthen ...

Yorktown Man Is Renowned Physicist in Quantum Computing  TAPinto.net

YORKTOWN, N.Y. ? It all began with a genuine affinity for learning about science. When Jay Gambetta was growing up near the beach in Queensland, Australia, ...

Volkswagen Group Of America joins IEEE Quantum Computing Definitions Group  Green Car Congress

Volkswagen Group of America has joined the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) Quantum Computing Nomenclature Working Group. Volkswagen Group of ...

Atos launches construction of global R&D Lab to drive innovation in Quantum Computing  GlobeNewswire

The Ile-de-France Paris Region supports the development of this new lab, located in Les Clayes-sous-Bois (Yvelines), which positions the region as a strong ...

Imec and Leti combine on AI and quantum computing  Electronics Weekly

They will focus on developing and testing neuromorphic and quantum computing.

Week in Review: Most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Dec. 2, 2018  GeekWire

Get caught up on the latest technology and startup news from the past week. Here are the most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of Dec. 2, 2018.

ICYMI: Battle Royale of Freemium Project Management Systems, Web CMS in 2019, More  CMSWire

This week, CMSWire readers (metaphorically) duked it out when it came to the freemium project management tools Trello and Asana. Our top article of the week ...

What's on the CIO's mind?  IT-Online

Dec 8, 2018. IOs have got a lot to think about: not only do they have to figure out how to craft a digital transformation roadmap that embraces technologies like ...

BT Is Harnessing The Power Of Quantum Mechanics To Root Out Fiber-Optic Hacks  PublicTechnology

The following originally appeared in Forbes. The entire global economy runs on the backbone of a network of fiber-optic cables, but the growing challenge for ...

What Is Quantum Computing? The Complete WIRED Guide  WIRED

Big things happen when computers get smaller. Or faster. And quantum computing is about chasing perhaps the biggest performance boost in the history of ...

CQuIC Names New Director  HPCwire

Dec. 6, 2018 -- The University of New Mexico's Center for Quantum Information and Control (CQuIC) recently named Professor Ivan Deutsch as the Center's.

New quantum materials could take computers beyond the semiconductor era  UC Berkeley

Researchers from Intel Corp. and UC Berkeley are looking beyond current transistor technology and preparing the way for a new type of memory and logic ...

Quantum Technology Can Make Blockchain Security Vulnerable, Researchers Say  International Business Times

Researchers from the Russian Quantum Center claimed quantum technology would soon have the ability to "make blockchains vulnerable."

What Is A Quantum Computer? The 30,000 Foot Overview  Forbes

At the most basic level of physics principles, what is it that makes a quantum computer more powerful than a classical one, and what kinds of problems can it ...

Zettascale by 2035? China Thinks So  HPCwire

Exascale machines (of at least a 1 exaflops peak) are anticipated to arrive by around 2020, a few years behind original predictions; and given extreme-scale ...

END OF THE WORLD: Rise of technology will spark ?RETURN OF JESUS?  Express.co.uk

THE rise in technology is a sign that Jesus's return to Earth, marking the beginning of the end of the world, is near, according to one Christian.

Scientists Prove a Quantum Computing Advantage Over Classical  R & D Magazine

BMers Sarah Sheldon and Pat Gumann working on a quantum dilution refrigerator. For more about IBM's commercial ?IBM Q? quantum systems: ibm.com/ibmq.

Researchers Finally Proved Quantum Computers are More Powerful Than Classical Computers  Motherboard

Until this week, there was no conclusive proof that quantum computers have an advantage over classical computers.

You?ll Be Using Quantum Computers Sooner Than You Think  Fortune

Quantum computers are coming, with companies like Microsoft, IBM, Intel, and Google making advances. But there won't be one winner.

What Will Quantum Computer Games Be Like?  Gizmodo

You've just booted up a game on a state-of-the-art quantum computer. You're running 19 superconducting quantum bits on a processor held at near absolute ...

Quantum computing comes out of the closet  Fast Company

IBM, Rigetti, and now D-Wave are letting the public run simple apps on cloud-based quantum computers, offering a peek at how useful they could someday be.

Why Black Hole Interiors Grow Forever  Quanta Magazine

The renowned physicist Leonard Susskind has identified a possible quantum origin for the ever-growing volume of black holes.

Top Democrat: Moscow Has Closed Cyber Gap With US  ??????-??? (VOA)

The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee warns the United States is being outgunned in cyberspace, already having lost its competitive ...

How Close Are We--Really--to Building a Quantum Computer?  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...

It?s Time You Learned About Quantum Computing  WIRED

A researcher explains quantum computing in terms anyone can understand?even an 8-year-old.

Explainer: The US push to boost 'quantum computing'  Phys.org

A race by U.S. tech companies to build a new generation of powerful "quantum computers" could get a $1.3 billion boost from Congress, fueled in part by ...

A Two-Minute Guide To Quantum Computing  Forbes

Quantum is widely expected to be the next frontier of computing. Here's how it works and when we might see it hit the mainstream.

Henry Kissinger warns tech, political leaders at White House about unregulated AI  Washington Examiner

Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger warned the nation's corporate and political elite about the perils of unregulated artificial intelligence during the White ...

The Next Tech Talent Shortage: Quantum Computing Researchers  The New York Times

By some estimates, only 1000 or so researchers can claim to understand the technology. Finding more could become a national security issue.

Quantum computing: Seven truths you need to know  TechRepublic

Experts spell out exactly what quantum computers will be used for and whether they will replace conventional number crunchers.

Graduate Student Solves Quantum Verification Problem  Quanta Magazine

Urmila Mahadev spent eight years in graduate school solving one of the most basic questions in quantum computation: How do you know whether a quantum ...

Quantum computing is almost ready for business, startup says  Fast Company

In launching its own online *service*, the Berkeley-based upstart Rigetti aspires to be the Amazon of cloud-based quantum computing.

From Quantum Computing to a Quantum Internet?a Roadmap  Singularity Hub

The main advantages of a quantum communication network over a conventional one are speed and security.

Can You Make A Quantum Computer Live Up To The Hype? Then Rigetti Computing Has $1 Million For You  Forbes

Quantum computer startup Rigetti Computing is offering one million dollars to anyone who can make a quantum computer solve a useful problem 'better, faster ...

China bet big on quantum computing. Now the US races to keep up.  CNN

The US government realizes the high stakes of the quantum computing race.

Quantum Computers are the Future Nukes of the IT World  The Next Platform

It is no wonder that the quantum computing investments in the United States, China, and elsewhere are ramping. Now that the technology is moving from.

Does IBM Have The Quantum Advantage?  Forbes

At the latest TechCrunch Disrupt conference IBM provided a visionary speech on the future of compute using quantum computing. IBM Research COO Dario Gil ...

Chip wars: China, America and silicon supremacy  The Economist

THE TRADE disputes President Donald Trump relishes have an old-fashioned feel. Tariffs are the principal weapons. Old-economy markets, from cars to steel, ...

SoftBank Vision Fund ropes in Facebook's Kirthiga Reddy as its first venture partner  ETtech.com

Former Facebook India managing director Kirthiga Reddy has joined SoftBank Investment Advisers, which oversees the SoftBank-led $100 billion Vision Fund, ...

Quantum computing's next leap may require old-school silicon  Fast Company

A new approach to quantum?schlepping data with light?depends upon the very readily available stuff of classical computer chips.

Arrays of atoms emerge as dark horse candidate to power quantum computers  Science Magazine

In a small basement laboratory, Harry Levine, a Harvard University graduate student in physics, can assemble a rudimentary computer in a fraction of a second.

As Cryptocurrency Losses Exceed $706 Billion, Chinese Investors Are Losing Faith In Blockchain  Forbes

The global cryptocurrency market has already seen more than $706 billion of its total market capitalization evaporate since hitting a peak in early January, ...

So, you want to work in Quantum computing?  Pursuit

As the University of Melbourne joins the IBM Q Network, researchers, businesses and universities are already getting themselves quantum ready.

The World?s First Practical Quantum Computer May Be Just Five Years Away  Futurism

A five-year project to build the world's first practical quantum computer just began. Futurism chatted with the lead engineer to learn how it'll happen.

Building Quantum Computers With Photons  IEEE Spectrum

Silicon has given us the computers we have today by allowing billions of transistors to be packed onto a single chip. And it may one day lead to far more ...

Google, IBM, Oracle to talk tech at White House amid trade war  AdAge.com

Technology industry leaders are expected at the White House for a summit Thursday to talk about emerging innovations like artificial intelligence while the ...

Quantum computing: the power to think outside the box  Financial Times

With potential uses in healthcare and finance, the technology promises to revolutionise computing.

Fun facts about quantum computing  Financial Times

Our writer sets out to understand the mysterious technology. Here is what he learnt.