digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:


Applied sciences






















Redirect to:

  • This is a redirect from a page that has been moved (renamed). This page was kept as a redirect to avoid breaking links, both internal and external, that may have been made to the old page name. For more information follow the category link.

Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_computer — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.

13428 news items

International Business Times UK

International Business Times UK
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 03:39:55 -0700

Quantum computing company D-Wave Systems has unveiled the world's most powerful quantum computer processor, double the size of previous generations used in the ultra-powerful machines. At 1,000 qubits, the new processor is capable of considering ...

National Post

National Post
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:03:00 -0700

But it's even hard to explain exactly what a quantum computer will look like, especially in layman's terms. Preskill said he “can't rule out” that our laptops and phones could one day be some type of quantum computer, but it's more likely they will be ...


Mon, 01 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0700

The Dutch government, research institute TNO and other organisations have agreed to invest €135m in the development of a super fast quantum computer. The money will be spent on the Delft-based quantum technology institute QuTech and will be spread ...

The Economist

The Economist
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:49:47 -0700

And Dr Freedman believes the superconducting approach may be hamstrung by the need to correct errors—errors a topological quantum computer would be inherently immune to, because its qubits are shielded from jostling by the way space is folded up ...

The Hill

The Hill
Sun, 07 Jun 2015 20:56:15 -0700

A quantum computer using these chips could be orders of magnitude more powerful than fastest desktop PCs, opening up whole universes of technological possibility. "What we're doing here will change the world," Johnson said over the din. "I know it ...

Irish Examiner

Irish Examiner
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:00:00 -0700

“Problems involving massively complex computations which can currently be carried out at the rate of once or twice a year, or which would take so long that they can never be completed, could be solved in a matter of seconds using a quantum computer ...

Jefferson Public Radio

Jefferson Public Radio
Tue, 02 Jun 2015 11:27:39 -0700

A qubit, or quantum bit, is the basic unit of information in a quantum computer. A qubit is different from a classical bit in computing, which can only exist in one state or another. A bit is used to represent information stored and processed inside ...

Laboratory Equipment

Laboratory Equipment
Tue, 02 Jun 2015 04:03:45 -0700

“The optical process we measured here can be used to manipulate quantum bits of information in a quantum computer but they can also occur in nature,” co-author Rebecca Whittaker, a PhD student in Bristol's Centre for Quantum Photonics said.

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!

Searchlight Group

Digplanet also receives support from Searchlight Group. Visit Searchlight