Google on track for quantum computer breakthrough by end of 2017
Ramping up the qubitsJulian Kelly/GoogleBy Matt ReynoldsGoogle is leading the pack when it comes to quantum computing. The company is testing a 20-qubit processor – its most powerful quantum chip yet – and is on target to have a working 49-qubit chip by the end of this year. Qubits, or quantum bits, can be a mixture of 0 and 1 at the same time, making...
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