Schrödinger’s iPad? New Breakthroughs in Quantum Computing

Two developments in quantum computing in the past couple of weeks are the harbingers of a whole new era of smart technology.  Google announced that it’s building a quantum computer designed by a company called D-Wave in partnership with NASA, and government scientists at Los Alamos National Laboratory revealed that they developed a secure quantum computing network two years ago! Get the details about these developments in this episode of SciShow News.


Sources
http://gizmodo.com/government-lab-admits-to-using-quantum-internet-for-two-493293340
http://www.forbes.com/sites/gregsatell/2013/05/20/why-the-new-google-nasa-partnership-marks-a-new-era-in-the-history-of-computing/
http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2013-05/7/quantum-internet
http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/sciencefair/2013/05/19/d-wave-sale-speed/2216255/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22554494
http://www.dwavesys.com/en/dw_homepage.html
http://www.lanl.gov/newsroom/photo/science-technology.php
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/22/technology/testing-a-new-class-of-speedy-computer.html?_r=0

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