quantum information science

White House hosts Google, IBM execs for quantum tech meeting

by Carten Cordell • 3 hours ago

White House officials are expected to host tech executives Monday to discuss federal efforts to promote research into quantum information science.

National Quantum Initiative Act passes the House

by Carten Cordell • 1 week ago

The goal is to develop a cohesive national strategy for research into quantum information science (QIS).

NSF proposes $25M in grants to set up quantum foundries

by Carten Cordell • 4 weeks ago

The agency pledged $25 million to help fund foundries that will produce components essential to advancing the development of quantum technology.

Push for quantum tech must include cybersecurity, researchers warn

by Carten Cordell • 2 months ago

Nations are in a race to not only establish dominance in quantum technology, but also the standards that will guide the market.

National Quantum Initiative would cost $1.1B over 4 years, CBO says

by Carten Cordell • 2 months ago

CBO officials said the bulk of the costs would come from increased QIS education and research funding to the Department of Energy, NIST and NSF.

Quantum computing supremacy would be a ‘digital nuclear bomb,’ Rep. McCaul says

by Carten Cordell • 2 months ago

The congressman said the Five Eyes intelligence alliance should collaborate on more technology developments, including quantum computing.