UWaterloo, Israel’s Technion partner

The University of Waterloo and Israel's Technion Institute of Technology are teaming up to work on breakthroughs in research and commercializing products. The institutions said Tuesday they will work together on quantum information science, nanotechnology and

Published on: March 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Debate over Canadian company’s quantum computer heats up

It’s hard to be a technology leader, especially when the technology you’re touting is bleeding edge. That’s what British Columbia’s D-Wave Systems is finding out in its quest to commercialize quantum computing. According

Published on: February 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Future PCs could run 18 billion, billion times faster

How would you like your computer to run 18 billion, billion times faster? Aa University of Utah physicist says he has taken the first step towardscreating a quantum computer that can make this

Published on: November 22nd, 2006 Chris Mellor

Chip boffins unveil atomic computing

Science merged with science fiction Thursday as chip experts revealed that transistor-based computing may one day be replaced with atomic-based technology.The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has successfully paired the first

Published on: June 20th, 2002 Macworld.co.uk staff

IBM claims fastest Quantum computer

IBM Corp. said Tuesday it has developed the world's most advanced quantum computer at its Almaden Research Center, but don't expect to pick one up at Radio Shack anytime soon. IBM's quantum computing

Published on: August 16th, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr