quantum computing

D-Wave Makes Quantum Computer Time Free to Anyone Fighting Coronavirus

D-Wave Makes Quantum Computer Time Free to Anyone Fighting Coronavirus

Classical computing is fully engaged against COVID-19, but commercial quantum computing is taking a swing of its own. D-Wave will make computing time free to anyone who has credible ideas for how to
D-Wave gives anyone working on responses to the COVID-19 free cloud access to its quantum computers

D-Wave gives anyone working on responses to the COVID-19 free cloud access to its quantum computers

D-Wave, the Canadian quantum computing company, today announced that it is giving anyone who is working on responses to the COVID-19 free access to its Leap 2 quantum computing cloud service. The
D-Wave makes its quantum computers free to anyone working on the coronavirus crisis

D-Wave makes its quantum computers free to anyone working on the coronavirus crisis

D-Wave is making its quantum computers available for free to researchers and developers working on responses to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

In “Devs,” creator Alex Garland sees Silicon Valley for what it really is

Tech companies can be as ruthless as any on Wall Street.
Scientists Save Quantum States in a Diamond, a Tiny Step Toward a Quantum Internet

Scientists Save Quantum States in a Diamond, a Tiny Step Toward a Quantum Internet

A newly created system can enhance quantum communications over longer distances—a small but crucial step toward a quantum internet. Read more...
Quantum Machines raises $17.5 million to speed commercialization of quantum computing

Quantum Machines raises $17.5 million to speed commercialization of quantum computing

Quantum Machines raised $17.5 million in venture capital for its hardware and software system that leverages the potential of quantum computing.
D-Wave: Quantum computing and machine learning are ‘extremely well matched’

D-Wave: Quantum computing and machine learning are ‘extremely well matched’

D-Wave's Murray Thom shared his company's quantum computing applications: about 50% optimization, 20% AI and ML, 10% materials science, and 20% other.
R&D Roundup: Smart chips, dream logic and crowdsourcing space

R&D Roundup: Smart chips, dream logic and crowdsourcing space

I see far more research articles than I could possibly write up. This column collects the most interesting of those papers and advances, along with notes on why they may prove important in the world
Google launches TensorFlow Quantum, a machine learning framework for training quantum models

Google launches TensorFlow Quantum, a machine learning framework for training quantum models

Google today unveiled TensorFlow Quantum for training hybrid quantum-classical algorithms by combining TensorFlow with open source quantum library Cirq.
Two Physicists Bet Over a Quantum Computing Moon Shot

Two Physicists Bet Over a Quantum Computing Moon Shot

Topological quantum computing has long been a beautiful dream. Two top scientists are now facing off over whether it will exist by 2030.
Stressed Pooches, Global Outbreak, and Immortality: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Stressed Pooches, Global Outbreak, and Immortality: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

With all this talk about the spread of COVID-19, I would blame you if you’re considering staying inside and away from people (more than usual, at least) until all this blows over. I know I am.
Stressed Pooches, Global Outbreak, and Immortality: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Stressed Pooches, Global Outbreak, and Immortality: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

With all this talk about the spread of COVID-19, I would blame you if you’re considering staying inside and away from people (more than usual, at least) until all this blows over. I know I am.
Why Honeywell can’t claim ‘the world’s most powerful quantum computer’

Why Honeywell can’t claim ‘the world’s most powerful quantum computer’

Honeywell claims it has "the world's most powerful quantum computer." The validity of this rests on quantum volume being an accepted measure and on timing.

Rigetti Computing took a $71 million down round, because quantum computing is hard

The $71 million in financing that quantum computing technology developer Rigetti Computing recently raised came at a significant cut to the company’s valuation, according to several sources with
The Cast of Alex Garland's Devs Divulge Their Character Motivations

The Cast of Alex Garland's Devs Divulge Their Character Motivations

Today, Alex Garland’s move from film into television debuts on the new “FX on Hulu.” Devs’ world is filled with people very clued into tech, science, and all its advances and the show itself sits
The Cast of Alex Garland's Devs Divulge Their Character Motivations

The Cast of Alex Garland's Devs Divulge Their Character Motivations

Today, Alex Garland’s move from film into television debuts on the new “FX on Hulu.” Devs’ world is filled with people very clued into tech, science, and all its advances and the show itself sits
The Cast of Alex Garland's Devs Divulge Their Character Motivations

The Cast of Alex Garland's Devs Divulge Their Character Motivations

Today, Alex Garland’s move from film into television debuts on the new “FX on Hulu.” Devs’ world is filled with people very clued into tech, science, and all its advances and the show itself sits
Inside "Devs," a Dreamy Silicon Valley Quantum Thriller

Inside "Devs," a Dreamy Silicon Valley Quantum Thriller

Alex Garland fused science and philosophy in "Ex Machina" and "Annihilation." His new TV show tackles quantum computing—and Big Tech's dark side.
New entry in commercial quantum computing, using entirely different tech

New entry in commercial quantum computing, using entirely different tech

Honeywell will put trapped ion computing on Microsoft's quantum cloud.
What You Need to Know About Honeywell's New Quantum Computer

What You Need to Know About Honeywell's New Quantum Computer

Business conglomerate and defense contractor Honeywell announced today that it will bring what it claims is the most powerful quantum computer yet to market in the next three months.Read more...