NASA quantum computer experts available for interviews next week

As of Nov. 13, 2013, NASA’s Ames Research Center at Moffett Field in California’s Silicon Valley will begin facilitating news media interviews about its new quantum computing efforts. In a partnership with Google and independent, nonprofit research corporation Universities Space Research Association (USRA), Ames has established the Quantum Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (QuAIL) at its NASA …

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Why some countries succeed and others fail?

Why some countries succeed and others fail? by Credit Suisse (63 pages). It is all about productivity; lessons for China. We start by asking what makes countries successful. ■ The key message is that progression from low to middle and high income is not automatic and most emerging markets fail to progress beyond exploiting cheap …

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