Quantum Computing – Can this breakthrough change the world we live in today?

Back in 2019, Google claimed to have achieved quantum supremacy by solving a problem that was considered to be impossible for most supercomputers. The company’s Sycamore, their best quantum computer solved a super complex calculation that would take approximately 10,000 years for the most powerful supercomputers to finish. So how was this possible? Normal computers...

Artificial intelligence pioneers win ‘Tech Nobel’

Yoshua Bengio, Geoffrey Hinton and Yann LeCun tapped into their own brainpower to make it possible for machines to learn like humans. (Courtesy: THE HINDU)   Computers have become so smart during the past 20 years that people don’t think twice about chatting with digital assistants like Alexa and Siri or seeing their friends automatically tagged in...