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Default 16 Qubit Quantum Computer Demonstrated

D-Wave Systems demonstrates an adiabatic quantum computer with
sixteen qubits: eid=4

Photo of the processor with 16 qubits coupled via a tunable
flux transformers:

Photo of one of the filter stages:

Gate model vs. adiabatic quantum model:

Yeah, but how fast is it?

The Quantum Pontif is somewhat skeptical:

Scott Aaronson is *really* skeptical:

Also see:

Guy Macon

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