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Google quantum computer chip (photo credit: Scientific American)

We have all heard about the quantum computers and the potential impacts that they may have in our future lives. Every once in a while news about some extraordinary feat of quantum computers floods the tech news. You may wonder what makes quantum computers so powerful? How different are they from the digital computers that we use daily? Here, I try to answer these questions in plain English.

Computers and algorithms

Hari Seldon

The scientific concepts in algorithms and probability theory are not just science, they are the foundations or our world views.

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