Links for Friday, February 5, 2021 (via Qpute.com)

[ad_1] Narrowing the gap in quantum computing. China's Origin Quantum has raised funds to catch up with IBM / 36Kr via Nikkei Asia. SMIC sanctions impact [ad_2] This is a syndicated post. Read the original…

Hackaday Links: January 17, 2021

Hackaday Links: January 17, 2021 (via Qpute.com)

[ad_1] Sad news from Mars, where the InSight lander’s “mole” was officially declared dead. The self-drilling probe, the centerpiece of the Heat Flow and Physical Properties Package (HP3) experiment, was designed to ram itself 5…

New Tool Focuses on Links Within Networks

New Tool Focuses on Links Within Networks (via…

[ad_1] Community detection algorithms used to evaluate how groups are clustered or partitioned are being used to determined how similar groups tend to either bind closer together or break apart. That capability is critical for…

Ahto Buldas bitcoin

Curious new theory links Bitcoin’s inventor to Estonia…

[ad_1] <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)--sm Mt(0.8em)--sm" type="text" content="Is it a coincidence that an Estonian startup began testing blockchain in 2008—the same year that the pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto published his pioneering Bitcoin white paper? "…

New Josephson junction study links quantum theory to experiment

New Josephson junction study links quantum theory to…

[ad_1] Josephson junction inside a microwave cavity, used to probe quantum behaviour via experiment. Credit: FLEET The Josephson junction is one of the most important elements in turning quantum phenomena into usable technology. A new…