Day: September 7, 2020

Amazon Braket: Get started with quantum computing

While IBM, Microsoft, and Google have made major commitments and investments in quantum computing, Amazon has, until recently, been fairly quiet about the field. That changed with the introduction of Amazon Braket.

Amazon still isn’t trying to build its own quantum computers, but with Braket it is making other companies’ quantum computers available to cloud users via AWS. Braket currently supports three quantum computing services, from D-Wave, IonQ, and Rigetti.

[ Also on InfoWorld: A hands-on look at the Microsoft Quantum Development Kit and IBM Q and Qiskit quantum computing SDKs ]

D-Wave makes superconducting quantum annealers, which are

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Why ‘micromobility’ data is the key to cities reaching their sustainability goals

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This article was originally published by Sarah Wray on Cities Today, the leading news platform on urban mobility and innovation, reaching an international audience of city leaders. For the latest updates follow Cities Today on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube, or sign up for Cities Today News.

The New Urban Mobility alliance (NUMO) has launched a tool to help cities use data

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