The Big Think

January 3, 2014

Don’t Look Now

Filed under: Technology — jasony @ 7:25 pm

The NSA Is Building a Quantum Computer? We Already Knew That: “Because any interference can render quantum calculations useless, it must be delicately calibrated — the computer shared by Google and NASA takes about a month to boot up — and any attempt to observe quantum calculations in process renders them useless.”

That’s pretty cool. It’s also a “well, duh” story that the NSA is working on a quantum computer. I’d be shocked if they weren’t.

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