While the prebriefing was like Penny Sheldon Cooper on Theory, this move showcase approaching computing wave eclipse the one , failing, to ride.
I'll share some thoughts on quantum computing with my product of the week: the Arlo Security Camera system from Netgear, be comprehensive home security system market.
Redefining Technology Revolution
It is lost quantum computing and glaze over. Basically, quantum computing revolutionary, not , system indistinguishable from magic.
Let example. With at a machine language level 1s and 0s -- is one or . With quantum computing, is at time. like asking if your new is black or white, and answer "yes" and be .
In the world , opposites . quantum world, they . sick -- or fun -- for Schrodinger's cat (here's a video it), is a cat died closed box exists as living and dead the box is opened. was disturbed his analysis that he to abandon and take up biology. talking smack cats forced a career .
When we parallel computing, taking program, breaking it up into , it limitations of Moore's law and avoiding a processor in our running hotter than the core of the sun. you speed heat.
With quantum computing, things happen at time. things , things happen instantly -- not --so the potential speed of approaches instant.
The example of a given years was decrypting secure . computing take years, true quantum computing seconds (which would be to interpret the results, not get them place). Effectively, it blow away any of speed.
The damn things even look weird, cross between and from the steampunk dimension.
It's not that be a quantum -- what a nightmare be to program one or interface with the result.
Addressing these is what IBM's announcement is . To develop to program a quantum , resources use , like up Best .
You also up with for computers to interface with this new of computers. Otherwise, be use of quantum . So, IBM has given developers access to its quantum cloud d provided an API connect the results of their work to computers, SDK (software development kit) developers build place.
By the way, it strikes that a quantum do some rather painful things. The bitcoin mining potential would be unlimited if anyone were to breach artificial wealth. Anyone to be a bitcoin billionaire? Let's say a hostile nation or criminal and leave it at that.
The big one from my perspective is security, that against a quantum hack would be some quantum system. Another to quantum computers is instantly tell is , that if your were compromised, you'd against the incursion.
This is the tip of the iceberg, though. With of computing, becomes a given. predict accurately, even with sets. cancer would be trivial --and slightly easier than the riddle of immortality.
Defense, science, biology, physics, and would become obsolete -- quickly than imagine.
Wrapping Up: Quantum Computing Is Magic
To explain quantum computing, you either detail than I did, like this , do what have place and say "it runs on magic," and solve that imagine.
The reality is that in computing power, haven't touched he what we'll be accomplish. What IBM creation of building blocks there.
Think of this as PCs early 80s, early 90s, or last decade. on of glory.
Rob Enderle's Product of the Week
I've been video conferencing system ever since the ADT Pulse told they my house sucked (and they update or replace it.)
You see, run wires to the cameras lack of plug a camera . Or, if wireless, up with . this capturing a video , and access a nightmare.
I picked up a Netgear Arlo hope that as its -- and what? .
Setup is , cameras run on batteries if plug them into power.
Battery life limitation, and around week unsnap the cameras physically into power and recharge them. In use, anyone walks of a camera it fires up and captures a clip, emailing you a link .
It organizes the clips by day you get to on . at work, traveling, or out for the night, still at your house.
Also, if you hear noise , walking into a surprise, see what that noise is on your phone, avoiding a John Wick moment. a John Wick moment, Netgear Arlo is my product of the week.