Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED), Navdeep Bains, today announced a $41 million CAD investment in four Waterloo organizations working on developing cutting-edge [...]
Greek-Canadian entrepreneur and computer scientist Mike Lazaridis is a restless spirit. In 2013, the Canadian magazine Maclean’s ranked him tenth on the list of the most powerful people in Canada.
The new National Quantum Initiative Act will give America a national master plan for advancing quantum technologies. The US president just signed into law a bill that commits the government to [...]
Every politician’s dream is spawning the next Silicon Valley: a never-ending cornucopia of jobs, growth, and tax revenue flowing from a dominant position on the high-tech landscape. New Jersey’s [...]
The first phase of Europe’s decade-long, billion-euro program to turn its quantum technology research into commercial products has come into focus. At an event held in Vienna on 29 October, the [...]
As the so-called second quantum revolution dawns, Canada, and Waterloo Region, have already proven themselves key players. In less than 20 years, this region has witnessed the creation of the [...]
Funding intended to help progress this photonics-led technology but quantum researchers seeking £250m more. The British Government has announced that more than £80 million ($105 million) will be [...]
It’s early days for quantum computers, the still mostly theoretical subatomic processors so powerful they can make our fastest supercomputer look like an abacus. Mike Lazaridis, the co-inventor [...]