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IEEE Experts Weigh Social Implications of Emerging Technologies in Future Pandemics

IEEE Experts Weigh Social Implications of Emerging Technologies in Future Pandemics

Emerging technologies can help societies during global pandemics, but deployment and implementation must be carefully guided. In this article, thought leaders from IEEE Future Directions initiatives on Blockchain, Brain, Digital Reality, and Future Networks explore the societal aspects of utilizing emerging technologies to secure health and economic systems against future pandemics.

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Intel Creating Cryptographic Codes That Quantum Computers Can't Crack

Intel Creating Cryptographic Codes That Quantum Computers Can't Crack

Intel has been working in cooperation with several other companies to develop Bit-flipping Key Encapsulation (BIKE) as a possible quantum-resistant cryptographic algorithm among the many being currently evaluated by NIST.

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Measuring Progress in the 'Noisy' Era of Quantum Computing

Measuring Progress in the 'Noisy' Era of Quantum Computing

The concept of quantum volume, proposed by IBM researchers, is intended to be a more reliable measure of quantum computing's progress during this era where heat, electromagnetic sources, and other "noise" remains a limiting factor for quantum computers.

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