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.

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

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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“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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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”)