'Quantum supremacy' and the threat it poses to data storage, digital economy
Encryption has made the use of data safe. Will 'quantum supremacy' alter that?
Global tech giants bracing for a quantum leap
The world is likely to face a second ‘Y2K’ problem in 10 years and the time to act on ‘quantum-...
'Novel material may help develop future quantum computers'
Through a series of experiments, Yufan Li and colleagues found that thin films of ...
Businesses erring in ignoring quantum technology: PwC
Last year, Google unveiled the world's largest quantum computer processor of 72 qubits realised on a superconducting system. For businesses to drag their feet on quantum technology right now is an error as its disruptive impact is getting closer.
How India is contributing in development of new-age computers
Whoever develops the new-age computer, which has the ability to do an extraordinary amount of calculations simultaneously, will have the edge to dominate our information age. We have been laggards for decades but with increased funding, India is fast playing catch-up.
Meet the woman leading race to build world's first quantum computer
Sydney, May 11 (IANS) A team of Australian scientists has made great strides towards building the the world's first quantum computer, using mostly standard silicon technology. The team is led by 50-year-old Michelle Simmons, a mother of three.
A quantum computing startup tries to live up to the hype
Right now, Rigetti’s challenge for itself is this: Can it solve one, single problem with a quantum computer that a conventional machine cannot?
Researchers unveil design of silicon quantum computer chip
Sydney, Dec 17 (IANS) In a first, a team of Australian and Dutch engineers has created a complete design for a quantum computer chip that can be manufactured using mostly standard silicon technology.
Satya Nadella pushes Microsoft to build quantum computing ecosystem
"A quantum computer enables you to encode information, not just as one or zero but as one and zero simultaneously. That means it unlocks amazing parallelism," Nadella said .
SoftBank's $100 billion vision fund eyes quantum computing
Shu Nyatta, who helps invest money for the fund, said the group wanted to find and back the company whose quantum computing hardware or software that runs atop it would become the "de facto industry standard."
Large quantum computers closer to reality
Unlike conventional computers that store data on transistors and hard drives, quantum computers encode data in the quantum states of microscopic objects called qubits.
From drones to autonomous cars, here is everything that Intel announced at CES 2018
In a keynote packed with glimpses into future technologies, Intel treated the audience to a dazzling array of data-driven innovations.
China to launch hack-proof quantum communication network
China will put into service the world's longest hack-proof quantum communication network stretching 2,000 km from Beijing to Shanghai by 2016, scientists have said.
Google, NASA to get new quantum computing systems
A Canadian company will provide them sophisticated quantum computing systems to advance artificial intelligence and machine learning.
World's first universal quantum computer 'unveiled'
Scientists have unveiled the world's first universal programmable quantum computer, capable of processing two quantum bits or qubits which store more data than the simple "on" or "off" bits of conventional computing.
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