This is a Blog posting of the latest news (25th October 2018) added to the News section of the Everything Quantum website, a website about everything related to quantum computing.
25th September 2018 – UCL partners with Google to grow quantum software industry in the UK – UCL News – UCL, Google, and the University of Bristol announce a 5 year joint-enterprise- the Prosperity Partnership- aiming to increase the viability of modelling using quantum computers.
12th September 2018 – US takes first step toward a quantum computing workforce – MIT Technology Review – taking a look at the recently passed National Quantum Initiative Act, the US government investment of $1.275 billion into quantum research facilities and training.
10th September 2018 – Rigetti Computing unveils quantum computing cloud service – CloudPro – roundup of the recent announcement by Rigetti Computing to offer businesses cloud-based server time on their quantum hardware within the next few weeks, and their $1 million quantum supremacy competition.
15th August 2018 – AI and quantum physics are searching for life-saving drugs – Wired – speaking with the founders of GTN, a pharmaceutical startup involved in recent initiatives by Google, Bristol University, and UCL to grow the UK quantum computing industry.
30th May 2018 – How Close Are We—Really—to Building a Quantum Computer? – Scientific American – interview with Jim Clarke, director for quantum hardware at Intel, discussing the bigger picture of quantum computing.