Quantum Midsize News

QCrypt 2021 is the 11th edition of the yearly international scientific conference presenting last year’s top results in quantum cryptography. IDQ is sponsoring the event this year again. Join our panel on “Fibre vs Space Quantum Communication”. The post QCrypt – Online conference, 23-27 August 2021, Online appeared first on... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-29
In a practical timeframe, Samuele Grandi, Dario Lago-Rivera and Jelena V. Rakonjac of ICFO demonstrated successful entanglement of remote quantum memories and, for the first time, entanglement between a telecom-wavelength photon and an on-demand multimode quantum memory, laying the groundwork for a future broadband quantum repeater. The post ICFO Institute... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-28
Preparations for the new Ariane 6 launch vehicle proceed smoothly, in anticipation of its maiden voyage in late 2022. The post Counting down to the Ariane 6 launch appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-28
In its latest report published in Nature, Alibaba shows how QRNGs with intrinsic unpredictability can be used to greatly enhance the security of cryptosystems. The post Alibaba adds IDQ’s QRNG to its cloud-based services, to improve the security of financial transactions appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-28
In this webinar, Félix Bussières, Ph.D., of ID Quantique explores the technology of superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors — optical detectors with incredible efficiency and speed across the visible, IR, and fiber-telecom wavelengths — as well as the key scientific applications and emerging technologies they enable, and the benefits therein. The... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-26
Karen Scanlan is the Director of People Operations at 1QBit. While working as an editor for a legal publication, she became interested in the employment side of human rights, which led her to an HR consulting firm. There, she learned the importance of hiring the best talent and then keeping... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-22
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We’re halfway through the 2nd year of the quantum decade and already there have been a raft of reports looking at the Quantum landscape. The post Quantum Computing Review Q2 2021 appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-21
Transportation and delivery make up a significant portion of the cost of many products. As society’s demands become more complex and fast-paced, optimizing route logistics can result in huge savings for many companies. In recent years, researchers have been inspired by quantum computing to create better optimization algorithms now, and... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-15
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As ID Quantique celebrates a milestone anniversary, we look back at 20 years of Quantum innovation. We also announce the world’s first fingerprint recognition security key integrated with QRNG, join us at Black Hat USA and a look at why security is the next major app for mobile phones. The... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-09
When deciding to buy, sell, or hold a particular investment, it can be tempting to simply look at the spot price or volume data and go from there. For those not acquainted with these terms, the spot price of an asset is the current price in the marketplace at which... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-08
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Computing comes down to harnessing physics in different ways in order to process information. The difference between classical computing and quantum computing is in manipulating bits versus quantum bits, also called qubits. Much like bits, the two levels of a qubit are labelled by 0 and 1. Examples of qubits... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-30
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Our smartphones are a treasure trove of personal information, making our handsets not just a useful device, but also a valuable source of data. How do we keep this precious commodity safe? The post Why security is the next major app for mobile phones appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-29
IDQ and partners are co-organizing the Quantum Industry Day in Switzerland. This online event will take place on 5th October 2021 and will feature a range of quantum technologies, from computing, sensing, instrumentation to quantum communication. The post Quantum Industry Day in Switzerland, Online Conference, 5-6 October 2021 appeared first... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-28
Simon Verret is a scientist at 1QBit, solving some of the most challenging problems in machine learning. He first heard about 1QBit during an event organized by the Institut Quantique in Sherbrooke where he completed his Ph.D.... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-24
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Join IDQ at the 24th Edition of Black Hat USA, the world's leading information security event, providing attendees with the very latest in research, development and trends. In partnership with EvolutionQ we are running a 2-day workshop: The Impact of Quantum Technologies on Cybersecurity. The post Black Hat USA 2021,... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-21
Market risk is commonly modelled as a normal distribution of the expected returns for a financial instrument: The most likely outcome is at the peak, located in the middle of the distribution. The width of the curve on either side of the peak indicates the uncertainty or volatility of the... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-17
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LASER World of PHOTONICS Industry Days is a new community gathering point, parallel to the World of Photonics Congress Online. It promotes the use and ongoing development in the Photonics industry. We will give a talk. Come and join us. The post Laser World of Photonics Industry Days, Munich, Germany,... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-17
The solution called “EzQuant” was developed to overcome authentication vulnerabilities. It provides the highest level of security for Fintech businesses, banks, credit card providers and companies wanting to protect their assets and services. Biometric security keys with quantum technology are expected to be used also in defense, online administration, and... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-15
1QBit earns second place at the (Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine) SIIM Hackathon for the prototype of their pAI project. The prototype involved implementing XrAI on a Raspberry Pi—a small single-board computer developed with the intention of teaching basic computer science in schools and in developing countries. The demonstration... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-10
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We are very pleased to announce the launch of our new Picosecond Laser Series, the ID 3000, a cost-effective solution offering picosecond-pulsed laser light from UV to telecom-band wavelengths. The post Quantum Sensing News June 2021 appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-07