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Quantum Computing 2020 Update

ExplainingComputers just posted his annual Quantum Computing update. Quantum computing review, including Google’s quantum supremacy claims, quantum cloud developments (QCaaS), trapped ion quantum computing, and a brief look at Python quantum coding! More information on quantum computing can be found on his web page at https://www.explainingcomputers.com/quantum.html Chapters: 00:00 Introduction 00:41 Quantum basics 01:56 Quantum supremacy […]

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Explaining the Hype Over Quantum Computers

In October 2019, Google announced its 53-qubit quantum computer named Sycamore had achieved ‘quantum supremacy.’ That’s when quantum computers can complete tasks exponentially more quickly than their classical counterparts. In this case, Google said its quantum machine completed a task in 200 seconds that would have taken the world’s most powerful computer 10,000 years to […]

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