US puts Chinese quantum companies on blacklist
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Thursday, 25 November 2021 12:52

US puts Chinese quantum companies on blacklist


Only the US can have this tech

The US has placed a dozen Chinese groups involved in quantum computing and other advanced technologies on an export blacklist, saying they pose a risk of gaining access to critical American technologies for the People's Liberation Army rather than the US Army getting them.

Amazon wants to build a quantum computer
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Wednesday, 27 October 2021 12:23

Amazon wants to build a quantum computer


Just need a few more cats

Amazon is officially entering the race to develop a quantum computer, joining US and Chinese rivals in the quest to harness the ability of cats to be both dead and alive.

Google will have a quantum computer by 2029
Published in PC Hardware


Ready for the market dead or alive


Google developers are confident they can build a commercial-grade quantum computer by 2029.

Quantum computing only five years away
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Friday, 30 April 2021 11:30

Quantum computing only five years away


Security experts fear Quantum Apocalypse


Quantum computing could be brought to bear on some of the most complex calculations in financial markets within five years, according to research jointly conducted by Goldman Sachs.

Quantum computing simulates materials superfast
Published in PC Hardware


Quantum kittens three million times faster


Scientists from quantum computing company D-Wave have demonstrated that, using a method called quantum annealing, they could simulate some materials up to three million times faster than it would take with corresponding classical methods.

Boffins can protect quantum systems from noise
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Quantum Cats can be so sensitive

University of Cambridge researchers have found a way to protect highly fragile quantum systems from noise.

IBM releases quantum plans
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 16 September 2020 12:22

IBM releases quantum plans


1000 qubits by 2023

IBM has announced its quantum “road map” which includes plans to built a 1000 qubit model by 2023.

Quantum entanglement comes with risks, warns cryptography expert
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Reality gets entangled by uncertain quantum kittens

While boffins are cheering having made a major breakthrough in understanding and harnessing the principle of quantum entanglement, this does not come without risks a quantum cryptography expert has warned.

Google’s top quantum computing brain may or may not have quit
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We will know when someone opens his office door

John Martinis, who had established Google’s quantum hardware group in 2014, has cleaned out his office, put the cats out and left the building.

Google's quantum computer claims neither dead nor alive
Published in PC Hardware


IBM disputes Google claims

IBM is disputing the much-vaunted claim that Google has hit a new milestone with its quantum computing.