Quantum computing takes flight

A programmable quantum computer has been reported to outperform the most powerful conventional computers in a specific task — a milestone in computing comparable in importance to the Wright brothers’ first flights.

 

A nice overview article by Will Oliver of MIT on Google’s quantum supremacy paper published in this issue of Nature.

 

Read the full article at: https://www-nature-com.ezproxy.library.wisc.edu/articles/d41586-019-03173-4