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D-Wave is trying to bring quantum computing out of the research lab. This is one of its chips.

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Nuclear weapons lab buys D-Wave’s next-gen quantum computer

Los Alamos National Laboratory will install D-Wave’s 5,000-qubit Advantage system in 2020.

Articleby Stephen ShanklandSeptember 24, 2019 12:15 PM PDT


A close-up view of the IBM Q quantum computer. The processor is in the silver-colored cylinder.

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IBM’s new 53-qubit quantum computer is its biggest yet

It’ll come online in October for customers to use, but it’s still a largely experimental field.

Articleby Stephen ShanklandSeptember 18, 2019 5:00 AM PDT


NTT Research has a particular focus on optics for networking and quantum computing.

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Japanese tech giant tackles quantum computing in Silicon Valley

NTT researchers will pursue cryptography, quantum computing and medicine.

Articleby Stephen ShanklandJuly 10, 2019 5:00 AM PDT


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9 great reads from CNET this week

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Articleby CNET News staffJune 29, 2019 5:00 AM PDT

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The sci-fi-looking IBM Q is a standalone quantum computer, but AT&T hopes to link many such machines with a quantum network.

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Think quantum computing is far out? Try quantum networking

AT&T wants to figure out how to get the mind-bending possibilities out of the lab and onto the internet.

Articleby Stephen ShanklandJune 27, 2019 5:00 AM PDT


IBM’s System Q quantum computer

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Quantum computing will break internet security, but Cloudflare is trying to fix it

The internet infrastructure company is joining Google’s effort to find the best post-quantum encryption algorithm.

Articleby Stephen ShanklandJune 20, 2019 9:37 AM PDT


IBM’s System Q quantum computer

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IBM hopes to double quantum computing speed every year

You may not understand qubits, but you can certainly tell that scoring 16 is twice as good as scoring 8.

Articleby Stephen ShanklandMarch 3, 2019 9:00 PM PST


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Meet IBM’s bleeding edge of quantum computing

With the Q System One, the tech titan’s grand promise of super-powerful computing takes a big step forward.

Articleby Ben Fox RubinJanuary 30, 2019 5:00 AM PST

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Verizon’s first 5G phone, Google’s interpreter service

Today’s major news from CES 2019 include Verizon’s first 5G phone, Google’s slew of announcements and interpreter mode and IBM’s first commercial quantum computer.

Videoby CNETJanuary 9, 2019 5:30 AM PST


White House officials meet with tech executives to discuss how the US can dominate in AI, 5G, and quantum computing.

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Trump popped into White House meeting with Google, Microsoft, IBM, Qualcomm chiefs

White House officials held a “listening session” on AI, 5G and quantum computing.

Articleby Marguerite ReardonDecember 6, 2018 1:53 PM PST


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VW wants to use quantum computing for traffic management

Its algorithms could make life a lot easier for commuters.

Articleby Andrew KrokNovember 5, 2018 12:55 PM PST


Google’s Bristlecone quantum computing chip

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Google says Bristlecone chip could ignite quantum computing

Google’s quantum computing effort takes a big step forward, and the company thinks a prototype could outdo conventional machines in some tasks.

Articleby Stephen ShanklandMarch 6, 2018 2:09 PM PST

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