The Weekly Quantum Digest: Are Quantum Computers Facing A Hardware Doomsday?

clock quantum computing
clock quantum computing

The Weekly Quantum Digest: Are Quantum Computers Facing A Hardware Doomsday?

Quantum computers are doomed, predicts one physicist. Along with other (more positive) news about quantum computing in this week’s issue.

Spotlight Story: 

“As someone who has worked on quantum computing for many years, I believe that due to the inevitability of random errors in the hardware, useful quantum computers are unlikely to ever be built.” — The Conversation


Entanglement Lights The Way to Scalable Quantum Computers — Physics World

New Algorithms to Determine Eigenstates and Thermal States on Quantum Computers —

Israel Gets Ready to Join Global Quantum Computing Race — Haaretz

Strange Quantum Effect Found in an Exotic Superconductor — Big Think

How the end of Moore’s Law will usher in a new era in computing — The Telegraph

Quantum Physics is No More Mysterious Than Crossing the Street: A Conversation with Chris Fuchs — Discover


Amazon Enters Quantum Computing Race With Cloud Quantum Processors— New Scientist

IBM Is Using Quantum Computers to Generate Minecraft-like Game Levels — New Scientist

How an Exec at Amazon Prime Became a Quantum Computing Pioneer at IonQ — Geek Wire

Russia Planning To Build Quantum Computer Several Hundred Qubits Strong By 2024 — Urdupoint

D-Wave Expands Leap API into Amazon Braket — Street Insider


Report: FIs Warned to Prepare for Quantum Threats — Bob’s Guide

Quantum Computing Is Coming: Are You Cyber Ready? — Security Boulevard


Quantum Algorithms Staff Researcher — IBM

Alibaba Quantum Laboratory (AQL) Quantum Software Engineer — Alibaba


Matt Swayne

Matt Swayne

With a several-decades long background in journalism and communications, Matt Swayne has worked as a science communicator for an R1 university for more than 12 years, specializing in translating high tech and deep tech for the general audience. He has served as a writer, editor and analyst at The Quantum Insider since its inception. In addition to his service as a science communicator, Matt also develops courses to improve the media and communications skills of scientists and has taught courses.

Share This Article

The Quantum Insider
Explore our intelligence solutions

Join Our Newsletter