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Amazon Prime Boss Named CEO of Google-Backed Quantum Computing Startup  Fortune

Amazon Prime director of engineering Peter Chapman named CEO of Alphabet GV (Google Ventures)-backed quantum computing startup IonQ.

Scientists confirm promise of silicon for quantum computing  Express Computer

For the first time, researchers have measured the accuracy of two-qubit logic operations in silicon, an advance that may help develop full-scale quantum ...

The solution to quantum computers cracking cryptography  Quartz

Quantum computers promise advantages in solving computationally complex problems that today's classical computers cannot solve. Up until now, classical ...

Generating high-quality single photons for quantum computing  MIT News

MIT researchers have designed a two-cavity single-photon quantum emitter that generates, at room temperature, more indistinguishable single photons that ...

Why post-quantum encryption will be critical to protect current classical computers  TechRepublic

Quantum computers are theorized to be capable of breaking RSA encryption. Experts disagree on when it could happen, but agree on a need for quantum-proof ...

Honeywell Leaps Into Quantum Computing in Race With Google, IBM  Bloomberg

Honeywell International Inc. threw down the gauntlet to Google and IBM in the race to create a new kind of supercomputer, announcing its own breakthrough in ...

Microsoft open-sources its quantum computing development tools  TechCrunch

Microsoft's quantum computer may not have a working qubit yet, but the company has been hard at work on building the tools to program future quantum ...

Silicon surges as quantum tech favourite  Cosmos

Three breakthrough papers published in just the past year have confirmed that silicon is neck-and-neck with competing technology for quantum computing, ...

Quantum computing is not a cure-all for business computing challenges  TechRepublic

Quantum computing shows promise for specific industries, though business applications that rely on classical concepts are a poor fit for quantum systems.

The new benchmark quantum computers must beat to achieve quantum supremacy  MIT Technology Review

Physicists are confident that a quantum computer will soon outperform the world's most powerful supercomputer. To prove it, they have developed a test that will ...

Quantum computing with graphene plasmons

A novel material that consists of a single sheet of carbon atoms could lead to new designs for optical quantum computers. Physicists from the University of ...

Quantum Algorithms and the Future of Post-Classical Computing  Interesting Engineering

As classical computers approach the physical limits of their power, scientists and mathematicians are preparing for the post-classical world by using quantum ...

An Entirely Different Kind of Quantum Computer  The Next Platform

It is no accident that quantum computing is being undertaken by some of the biggest IT companies in the world. Google, IBM, and Intel in particular have.

Recent MSU graduate receives prestigious fellowship to study quantum computing  Mississippi State Newsroom

As the recipient of a new fellowship funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, a recent Mississippi State physics and mathematics graduate will further his ...

A New Approach to Multiplication Opens the Door to Better Quantum Computers  Quanta Magazine

Quantum computers can't selectively forget information. A new algorithm for multiplication shows a way around that problem.

Irish quantum computing prodigy to attend Nobel Prize event after award win

Irish student Adam Kelly will rub shoulders with Nobel dignitaries after being named as one of the world's brightest young students at ISEF 2019.

Quantum computer prospects improve on the surface

There is a huge race to develop quantum computers for their enormous potential applications. Theory predicts that they can perform certain algorithms, such as ...

Holographic tech could be key to future quantum computers  Engadget

A breakthrough in studying light might just be the ticket to the future of quantum computing. Researchers at EPFL have found a way to determine how light behav ...

Graphene Surprises Again, This Time for Quantum Computing  HPCwire

Graphene is fascinating stuff with promise for use in a seeming endless number of applications. This month researchers from the University of Vienna and.

IBM expands universities in its quantum computing research network  ZDNet

While these research areas are fluid and early stages, IBM is laying down the groundwork for quantum advances and ensuring there are people able to work in ...

For The First Time, Engineers Measure Accuracy of 2 Qubits in Silicon - And It Works  ScienceAlert

Scientists have measured the accuracy of two-qubit operations for the first time in silicon, bringing the world a big step closer to reliable quantum computing.

Quantum Cloud Computing With Self-check  R & D Magazine

A new method enables powerful quantum simulation on hardware.

D-Wave Unveils Higher-Performance 2000Q Quantum Processor  Tom's Hardware

D-Wave announced a new version of its 2000Q quantum annealing computer with lower noise and much higher performance.

With atoms and lasers, IonQ makes a quantum computing leap  TechTarget

Taking a dramatically different approach than quantum computing competitors IBM and Google, startup IonQ uses atoms and sophisticated lasers to retrieve and ...

SBU Partners with IBM to Accelerate Quantum Computing Research and Education | | SBU  Stony Brook News

The IBM Q Network? is the world's first community of Fortune 500 companies, startups, academic institutions and research labs working to advance quantum ...

How VW, Bosch, Ford, Daimler aim to gain from quantum computing  Automotive News Europe

In the future, automakers will become more and more dependent on the revenues generated by the software at the heart of their vehicles, but the real winners ...

New holographic technique opens the way for quantum computation  EurekAlert

EPFL physicists have developed a method based on the principles of holograms to capture 3D images of objects beyond the reach of light.

New Josephson junction study links quantum theory to experiment

The Josephson junction is one of the most important elements in turning quantum phenomena into usable technology.

Fujitsu developing 'real quantum computer'  Computerworld India

Fujitsu is developing a "real quantum computer" the head of the company's research lab has revealed.

Bottom-up approach can synthesize microscopic diamonds for bioimaging, quantum computing

Scientists are excited about diamonds?not the types that adorn jewelry, but the microscopic variety that are less than the width of a human hair. These so-called ...

Star student from Dublin to have asteroid named after him  The Irish Times

Adam Kelly (17) wins international award in Arizona for work on quantum computing.

Quantum computing a step closer to reality | Article  Asia Times

Joint research team claims major breakthrough by boosting effectiveness to 85%

These 3 Computing Technologies Will Beat Moore's Law  Forbes

Moore's law? observes that computing power doubles roughly every two years. This has led to exponential growth in computing power. However, within the next ...

A light matter: Understanding the Raman dance of solids  EurekAlert

Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology and Keio University investigated the excitation and detection of photogenerated coherent phonons in polar ...

Salmon population survival, quantum computing, and biometric identification research receive funding  UCalgary News

Three University of Calgary scholars have been awarded funding for projects that will mobilize research through strategic partnerships, enriching Canada's ...

Enterprise Quantum Computing Market ? Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2018 ? 2025  Market Research Gazette ?Enterprise Quantum Computing Market? research report has been added to its Research Database. Enterprise Quantum Computing Market ...

Smarter EDA: Leveraging New Technologies for Product Verification  HPCwire

There is perhaps no sector more competitive than the modern electronics industry. Macro-trends, including artificial intelligence, 5G, and the internet of things ...

Johns Hopkins APL Builds Tool for Complex Quantum Computing  ExecutiveBiz

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has built a new device that enables scientists to control and measure previously complex elements and ...

Granular aluminium superinductors could enhance qubit performance

Use of superconducting circuits in quantum computing architectures is growing, yet the greatest resistance they face might come from not having enough of it.

Archer Exploration raises $300,000 to fund technology growth opportunities  Proactive Investors Australia

Archer Exploration Limited (ASX:AXE) - The company has rights to develop and commercialise quantum computing technology IP, including the 12CQ quantum ...

The Silicon Photonics Key to Building Better Neural Networks  The Next Platform

The commercial realization of artificial intelligence has companies scrambling to develop the next big hardware technology breakthrough for this.

Accelerating quantum technologies with materials processing at the atomic scale  EurekAlert

An emerging suite of information technologies based on fundamental quantum physics has been given a boost by researchers at the University of Oxford, who ...

Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Antonio Neri explains Cray acquisition  Business Insider

Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Antonio Neri told Business Insider that the $1.3 billion deal to buy legendary supercomputer manufacturer Cray will boost ...

Quantum Computing market worth $283 million by 2024 detailed in new research report - WhaTech  WhaTech

[139 Pages Report] Quantum Computing Market Research Report, identifies new revenue opportunity in Quantum Computing industry. The report aims at ...

Huawei Reprieve, Tesla Drop, Ford Cuts: CEO Daily for May 21, 2019  Fortune

Good morning. Who won the Iron Throne? I confess: I don't know. I missed the Game of Thrones finale Sunday, and then spent all day yesterday avoiding ...

Irish student to have asteroid named after him after winning a top award at international science fair

A DUBLIN STUDENT is set to have an asteroid named after him after taking a top prize at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. Adam Kelly, a ...

AT&T Hopes to Compete With Netflix and Disney  Fortune

AT&T bought Time Warner and is building a streaming video *service* to compete with Netflix and Disney.

A Quantum Physicist Breaks Down the Time Travel in ?Avengers: Endgame?  The Ringer

The next time someone compiles the most memorable Tony Stark quotes from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, this mouthful from Avengers: Endgame about the ...

HPE snaps up supercomputing firm Cray for $1.3B  FierceTelecom

HPE is buying supercomputing company Cray for $1.3 billion in a move that could boost its quantum-computing capabilities in the future. HPE is paying $35 per ...

Controlling Variability And Cost At 3nm And Beyond.  SemiEngineering

Lam's CTO talks about how more data, technology advances and new materials and manufacturing techniques will extend scaling in multiple directions.

Explainer: What is a quantum computer?  MIT Technology Review

A quantum computer harnesses some of the almost-mystical phenomena of quantum mechanics to deliver huge leaps forward in processing power. Quantum ...

Just 13 Oregon high schools claim top National Merit awards for 2019

In all, 26 students at 13 Oregon high schools won top National Merit $2500 Scholarships.

In the 'post-digital' era, disruptive technologies are must-haves for survival  Digital Insurance

Call it the post-digital era. That's the era that many organizations have now entered ? the era in which advanced digital technologies are must-haves in order to ...

14th Forum Teratec Highlights Major Keynote Speakers  HPCwire

BRUYÈRES-LE-CHÂTEL, France, May 21, 2019 --Europe with new technologies coming at the heart of our future daily lives will be the focus of this new.

Inside the High-Stakes Race to Make Quantum Computers Work  WIRED

Quantum computers could help explain some of the most fundamental mysteries in the universe and upend everything from finance to encryption?if only ...

Intel got rich off semiconductors and these Aussie stocks think they can too  Stockhead

In 1968 two unhappy engineers in California bailed on their jobs to try their hand at something new. One, Robert Noyce, earned the sobriquet ?the mayor of ...

IBM?s new quantum computer is a symbol, not a breakthrough  The Verge

IBM has unveiled its latest quantum device: the Q System One, a beautifully polished 20-qubit machine. However, it's still an experimental device, and not ready ...

HoloLens 2, Neural Probes and More at Imec's Summit

Speakers described work on everything from mixed-reality to deep learning, solid-state batteries and brain science at Imec's annual event. Once a year the Imec ...

Christino Tamon Receives Promotion to Professor at Clarkson University  Clarkson University News

Clarkson University President Tony Collins has announced that Christino Tamon has been promoted from associate professor to professor in the department of ...

Quantum computing is a marathon not a sprint  VentureBeat

If you watch the technology headlines you might think something called quantum computing is the Next Big Thing. In January, USA Today declared IBM's new ...

In the Future, Everyone Might Use Quantum Computers  Singularity Hub

Computers were once considered high-end technology, only accessible to scientists and trained professionals. But there was a seismic shift in the history of ...

What's the end game for the US Air Force's command and control overhaul?  C4ISRNet

In an exclusive interview, the Air Force chief of staff explained how he'd like to see his multidomain command and control initiative take root in the Pentagon.

Register Now for the 2019 Introductory Linux Clusters Institute Workshop  HPCwire

May 21, 2019 -- Registration is now open for the 2019 Linux Clusters Institute (LCI) Introductory Workshop,which will be held August 19-23, 2019 at the.

New rule predicts stabilising aromaticity in open-shell metal clusters  Chemistry World

Aromaticity is evident in metal clusters when studied using the jellium model of electrons in a solid, new research shows. By extending the rules that govern ...

Quantum Computing, Now and in the (Not Too Distant) Future  Singularity Hub

What we can imagine are classical computers tapping into quantum computers for tasks too unwieldy or intractable for them, like molecular simulation.

Exascale computing, now at $2.8B, described as critical to US  TechTarget

The U.S. has so far budgeted around $2.8 billion to develop an exascale computing system. Next up is zettascale, another thousandfold increase in computing ...

How to avoid a 'technology Iron Curtain' in a new Cold War  Sydney Morning Herald

Australia last year in effect banned the use of Chinese telco Huawei's equipment in the nation's 5G mobile network, which will power data-hungry new ...

Electron Beam Manipulates Atoms One at a Time  SciTechDaily

Scientists have are developing a method that can reposition atoms with a highly focused electron beam and control their location and bonding orientation.

Microsoft CVP would advise kids to pursue quantum computing career  Business Insider

Todd Holmdahl, corporate vice president of Microsoft Quantum, says he would advise kids to pursue quantum computing as a career. Here's why.

Calculating Quantum Computing's Future  Fortune

IBM, Google, Intel, Microsoft, and Alibaba along with upstarts like Rigetti are racing to dominate quantum computing.

Quantum Computing Needs You to Help Solve Its Core Mystery  WIRED

Come get your qubits! The builders of quantum computers want more coders to use their machines and figure out what they're actually good for.

Noisy Quantum Computers Could Be Good for Chemistry Problems  WIRED

Opinion: Noisy Intermediate-Scale Quantum devices produce errors. And in a field like chemistry, errors could be a feature, not a bug.

What's New in HPC Research: Image Classification, Crowd Computing, Genome Informatics & More  HPCwire

In this bimonthly feature, HPCwire highlights newly published research in the high-performance computing community and related domains. From parallel.

Scientists use magnets to develop virtually zero energy superfast computing method  The Indian Express

Scientists have developed a method where magnets can be used to record computer data which consume virtually zero energy. It can give computers the ability ...

The dawn of quantum computing | About Verizon  Verizon Communications

After decades of pursuing this holy grail of technology, quantum computing is finally on the brink of viability ? and it promises to impact every sector of society.

The Quantum Computers in Our Future  The Wall Street Journal

New systems using ?qubits? instead of classical bits will be vastly more powerful?but they still face important obstacles.

Stop limiting quantum computing to speed  TechCrunch

If you're thinking about speed alone, you're missing a world of possibilities for quantum computing.

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 ...

What Is a Quantum Computer?  JSTOR Daily

Researchers claim to have turned back time inside a quantum computer. Meanwhile, most of us are still trying to wrap our minds around what that even means.

Why Quantum Computing's Time Is Now  Forbes

Quantum Computing is at a tipping point. Quantum computers exist, and access to them via the cloud is affordable. Quantum education is increasing and new ...

This Quantum Computer Can See the Future ? All 16 of Them  Live Science

When Mile Gu boots up his new computer, he can see the future. At least, 16 possible versions of it ? all at the same time. Gu, an assistant professor of physics ...

What Is Quantum Computing? The Complete WIRED Guide | WIRED  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 ...

IBM's First Commercial Quantum Computer  Forbes

For the first time, IBM has released a quantum computer that can be used outside the research laboratory.

Quantum Computing 101: 5 Key Concepts to Understand  DesignNews

Here are five key questions everyone looking to understand quantum computing should ask.

World-record quantum computing result for Sydney teams

A world-record result in reducing errors in semiconductor 'spin qubits', a type of building block for quantum computers, has been achieved using the theoretical ...

Improving quantum computers  Phys.Org

For decades, experts have predicted that quantum computers will someday perform difficult tasks, such as simulating complex chemical systems, that can't be ...

Extremely accurate measurements of atom states for quantum computing

A new method allows the quantum state of atomic "qubits"?the basic unit of information in quantum computers?to be measured with twenty times less error ...

Blockchain Systems: Known Attack Vectors And Countermeasures  ISBuzz News

There is no bulletproof digital network, and blockchain doesn't stand out from the rest in this regard. However, the attacks targeting distributed ledgers differ from ...

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. At best ...

10 hot quantum-computing startups to watch  Network World

Quantum computing is still in its infancy, but you wouldn't know it judging from the investments pouring into the space. Startup Rigetti has raised nearly $120 ...

Quantum computing will change the way the world uses energy  Quartz

Our connected devices are hiding a big secret. They use energy?a lot of it. Every time you use your phone, your computer, or your smart TV to access the ...

USPS Tests Self-Driving Trucks to Move Mail and Packages Between Cities  Fortune

The United States Postal *Service* is going to put mail on self-driving trucks. Starting on Tuesday morning, letters and packages moving between Phoenix and ...

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.

Quantum computing should supercharge this machine-learning technique  MIT Technology Review

Certain machine-learning tasks could be revolutionized by more powerful quantum computers.

Is Your Company Ready For Quantum Computing? CEO Chad Rigetti Asks These 3 Questions  Forbes

Any company looking to get in on the ground floor of quantum computing should ask itself three questions, advises Chad Rigetti, CEO of Rigetti Computing, ...

D-Wave previews quantum computing platform with over 5,000 qubits  VentureBeat

D-Wave Systems today unveiled the roadmap for its 5,000-qubit quantum computer. Components of D-Wave's next-generation quantum computing platform will ...

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.

An Optimist?s View of the 4 Challenges to Quantum Computing  IEEE Spectrum

The technical challenges are very difficult, but the promise is too great to quit so early in the quantum computing marathon, writes Intel's Jim Clarke.

Finally, Proof That Quantum Computing Can Boost Machine Learning  Singularity Hub

Quantum supremacy sounds like something out of a Marvel movie. But for scientists working at the forefront of quantum computing, the hope?and hype?of this ...

IBM?s quantum computation technique mitigates noise and improves accuracy  VentureBeat

IBM has developed a technique dubbed "zero-noise extrapolation" that mitigates the noise of quantum computations, thus improving their accuracy.