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What is a quantum computer? Explained with a simple example.
The other day, I visited D-Wave Systems in Vancouver, Canada. It’s a company that makes cutting-edge quantum computers. I got to learn a lot about quantum computers there, so I’d like to share some…
quantum  computers  science 
3 hours ago by lightningdb
Ken Shirriff's Blog
Works with CuriousMarc and does dope computer restorations
computer  computers  hardware  restoration  curiousmarc 
yesterday by captnjohnny1618
Discovery with Julia Evans
Bridget chats with Julia Evans (Stripe) about learning, service discovery, CAP theorem, distributed systems, remote work, zines, and more!
interview  computers  technology  blogs  interesting 
2 days ago by po
Why Doctors Hate Their Computers | The New Yorker
"Human beings do not only rebel. We also create. We force at least a certain amount of mutation, even when systems resist. Consider that, in recent years, one of the fastest-growing occupations in health care has been medical-scribe work, a field that hardly existed before electronic medical records. Medical scribes are trained assistants who work alongside physicians to take computer-related tasks off their hands. This fix is, admittedly, a little ridiculous. We replaced paper with computers because paper was inefficient. Now computers have become inefficient, so we’re hiring more humans. And it sort of works."
medicine  technology  computers  atulgawande 
2 days ago by sspela
QLStephen, is a QuickLook plugin that lets you view plain text files without a file extension
QLStephen is an Apple OSX QuickLook plugin that lets you view plain text files without a file extension.
osx  computers 
4 days ago by dill

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