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What is a quantum computer?

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Quantum computers

  • Quantum computers are machines that use the properties of quantum physics to store data and perform computations.
  • Classical computers, which include smartphones and laptops, encode information in binary “bits” that can either be 0s or 1s. In a quantu...

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  • In situations where there are a large number of possible combinations, quantum computers can consider them simultaneously. Examples include trying to find the prime factors of a very large number or the best route between two places.
  • However, there may also ...

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