Daily Archives: October 1, 2010

Quantum Computers on the Horizon

I kid you not. As this story in Physics World illustrates we are rapidly moving towards building scalable quantum computing devices with reliable error detection mechanisms. I’m jealous of my, as yet imaginary, kids. Can you imagine what a Super … Continue reading

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Foreclosures, Hate Crimes and Corporate Makeovers

A quick update on some of the more interesting stories in the NYTimes today. A few days ago I had mentioned some recent developments in the ongoing foreclosure wars. Today the Times has a leading story on this issue. Written … Continue reading

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