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2014-05-26 13:26:05

Michael Lewis's bestselling book "Flash Boys" describes how some brokers, engaging in high frequency trading, exploit fast telecommunications to gain fraction-of-a-second advantage in the buying and selling of stocks.

Superconducting Qubit Array Points The Way To Quantum Computers
2014-04-24 03:15:00

A new five-qubit array from UCSB’s Martinis Group is on the threshold of making a quantum computer technologically feasible to build

Quantum Computing Advances At MIT - Trapping Rubidium Atoms In A Lattice Of Light
2014-04-11 04:29:35

Scientists at MIT and Harvard University have developed a light lattice that traps atoms, a technique they say could aid in the creation of powerful quantum computing systems.

European Researchers Reveal The Physics Of The Secret
2014-03-27 14:02:50

Is it really a secret if researchers share it? In the March 27 issue of Nature, the weekly international journal of science, researchers Artur Ekert and Renato Renner revealed what physics can tell us about keeping our secrets secret.

Cryptography Scheme Secured By Quantum Physics
2014-03-12 14:30:34

The way we secure digital transactions could soon change. An international team has demonstrated a form of quantum cryptography that can protect people doing business with others they may not know or trust – a situation encountered often on the internet and in everyday life, for example at a bank's ATM.

D-Wave Chip Passes Rigorous Tests
2014-03-05 13:50:44

With cutting-edge technology, sometimes the first step scientists face is just making sure it actually works as intended.

Quantum Technology The Next Level Of NSA Snooping
2014-02-01 04:37:32

While the Obama administration has made statements that the NSA will back off from its surveillance efforts, news has come out that the government agency is developing new tactics to pursue its surveillance efforts.

2014-01-22 23:31:28

Sydor will serve as Kentech's sales and applications partner in North America. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Sydor Instruments announced

Quantum Physics May Make Secure, Single-use Computer Memories
2014-01-16 14:47:31

Computer security systems may one day get a boost from quantum physics, as a result of recent research from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).


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