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Scientists create mega quantum system cluster

Scientists at the University of Sydney, the University of Tokyo, and the Australian National University say they have built the world’s largest quantum circuitboard. The quantum circuitboard unifies 10,000 quantum systems in a single component, marking a threefold increase in … Seguir leyendo

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Does Your Professor Have a Wikipedia Entry? Congrats! It Means Nothing

Oxford University has released a study indicating that no significant correlation exists between a scientific academic having a Wikipedia entry and being productive in their field. Study authors Anna Samoilenko and Taha Yasseri evaluated 400 biographical Wikipedia entries for academics … Seguir leyendo

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The Status of Moore’s Law: It’s Complicated

As computer chips grow denser, it becomes increasingly difficult to measure the progression of Moore’s Law. Exacerbating this situation is the mutability of the definition of node names, especially as manufacturers prepare to launch 14nm and 16nm chips. Some analysts … Seguir leyendo

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