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Google moves closer to a universal quantum computer

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Combining the best of analog and digital approaches could yield a full-scale multipurpose quantum computer.

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  • 09 June 2016

    The story failed to mention that some of the Nature paper's authors are affiliated with the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao, Spain.


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