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Sep 24, 2017 · Microsoft’s plan to build a quantum computing ecosystem is based on Freedman’s field of math and a branch of physics so seemingly mystical its early pioneers invoked philosophy and spirituality to describe it, and its later disciples attracted funding and support from self-help gurus in the 1970s.


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Microsoft Quantum Research is a global effort, partnering with several worldwide institutions to build a scalable, fault-tolerant, universal quantum computer.


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Feb 10, 2016 · Microsoft, Facebook and Telxius complete the highest-capacity subsea cable to cross the Atlantic. Artificial intelligence eclipses cloud and mobile projects to win the day at Microsoft 2017 Hackathon


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Microsoft Research Alumni Network. If you were formerly an employee or intern at Microsoft Research, join the newly formed LinkedIn Microsoft Research Alumni Network group.


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“We have an opportunity to solve a set of problems that couldn’t be solved before,” says Todd Holmdahl, head of Microsoft’s quantum team, who backs the five-year prediction.


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The Blog of Scott Aaronson If you take just one piece of information from this blog: Quantum computers would not solve hard search problems instantaneously by simply trying all the possible solutions at once.


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An autonomous car (also known as a driverless car, self-driving car and robotic car) is a vehicle that is capable of sensing its environment and navigating without human input.


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A new study finds that since 1949 tropical cyclones across the globe are slowing down by about 10 percent, meaning more heavy rains like in Harvey


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Artificial intelligence (AI, also machine intelligence, MI) is intelligence demonstrated by machines, in contrast to the natural intelligence (NI) displayed by humans and other animals.


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Significant Energy E vents in Earth's and Life's History as of 2014. Energy Event . Timeframe. Significance. Nuclear fusion begins in the Sun. c. 4.6 billion years ago (“bya”)