“There is nothing noble in being superior to some other man. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.” Probably W.L. Sheldon, US lecturer on ethics (1858 – 1907) rather than Ernest Hemingway.
Monday, 14 December 2015
Big computing beasties
Despite some performance related concerns, Los Alamos National Laboratory has followed Google and NASA in ordering a D-Wave 2X quantum computer.