[FoRK] Quantum schmontum

Eugen Leitl < eugen at leitl.org > on > Thu May 11 01:41:23 PDT 2006

On Wed, May 10, 2006 at 05:30:32PM -0700, Robert Harley wrote:

> Reading the "Science and Technology" section of the Economist (in TGI
> Friday's @ 7th & 50th)...  Heh, officially I work in the Economist
> building in Mayfair.  Anyhoo, someday or other I'll spew a decent
> diatribe about the "quantum computing" bull-meme.  But not today.

QC and Quantum Encryption are both bullshit. QC might eventually work,
if in solid state. There's just no point in QE at all, besides being
a meal ticket for the quantum snake oil salesmen.

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