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Japan’s NEC to invest in D-Wave quantum venture

Burnaby, B.C.-based D-Wave Systems says it will collaborate with Japan’s NEC Corp. on hybrid services that combine quantum and classical computing, in a deal that includes a $10 million NEC investment in D-Wave. Get the news brief on GeekWire.

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Quantum bits: Intel unveils cryogenic chip

Microsoft, Amazon and Google aren’t the only companies making headway in quantum computing. Intel is showing off a new type of chip for processing qubits, D-Wave Systems is getting a new CEO, and IBM is gearing up for quantum-safe cryptography. Get a quick … Continue reading

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Weapons lab likes D-Wave’s next quantum system

D-Wave Systems says its next-generation, 5,000-qubit quantum computing system will be called Advantage, to recognize the business advantage it hopes its customers will derive from the company’s products and services. The Burnaby, B.C.-based company also announced that Los Alamos National Laboratory in New … Continue reading

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Quantum computer simulates superconductors

One of the prime applications for quantum computers is to simulate natural quantum phenomena, and in a newly published study, researchers from Canada’s D-Wave Systems have demonstrated how to do it. The phenomenon that they simulated involves a topological phase transition associated … Continue reading

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