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Quantum Supremacy?

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Re: Quantum Supremacy?

Post by JimC » Sat Jul 18, 2020 12:33 am

I've read an article in NewScientist about this competition between tech companies. When the technology emerges in mature form, it could be amazing...
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Re: Quantum Supremacy?

Post by laklak » Sat Jul 18, 2020 3:11 am

Imagine the Windoze updates. Updating Windows 1% Completed................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Yeah well that's just, like, your opinion, man.

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Re: Quantum Supremacy?

Post by Brian Peacock » Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:45 am

There'd be a superposition of updates so that Windows would be both updated and not updated all the time, and you'd only find out what state it was in by collapsing the wave-function and trying to open an Excel document - so no change there then. :)
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Re: Quantum Supremacy?

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:lol:
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