The rate at which quantum computing is hitting the media stream is ever-increasing. This piece is a collection of recent articles and reports covering various aspects of quantum computing from the lens of business and industry. Mea Cubitt

Volkswagen takes quantum computing from the lab to the factory | Researchers believe quantum computers could tackle challenges that even the most powerful traditional computers struggle. While quantum computers are still highly experimental, a global race to develop new machines has started, and companies have begun finding ways to apply them to real-world challenges. In the automotive industry, Volkswagen Group has led the way, launching a dedicated team for quantum computing research in 2016.  Source: VOLKSWAGEN.   Volkswagen takes quantum computing from the lab to the factory…

This Quantum Encryption Stock Could Be a Hot Bet | Recent advances in quantum computing could make it easier for hackers to crack the security codes that protect the privacy of people’s data. That’s a major concern for security experts.  Source: BARRON’S.   This Quantum Encryption Stock Could Be a Hot Bet…

Quantum Brilliance Raises $9.7 Million Seed Funding to Advance Diamond Quantum Accelerator Development and Deployment | Quantum Brilliance, a venture-backed Australian-German full-stack quantum accelerator startup, today announced closing a USD$9.7 million seed investment co-led by the QxBranch founders’ and Main Sequence investment consortium.  Source: businesswire.   Quantum Brilliance Raises $9.7 Million Seed Funding to Advance Diamond Quantum Accelerator Development and Deployment…

“Quantum Currency” Crypto Asset Proposed | CMTLabs is proposing creation of a new crypto asset category capable of equal and balanced functionality as a SOV (Store Of Value) and method exchange in the form of a “quantum currency”. Dual and equal financial functionality will occur when the asset enters FSP (Financial Super Position) value proposition states during a transaction.  Source: CMTLabs.   “Quantum Currency” Crypto Asset Proposed…

Centricus Acquisition Corp. Welcomes Business Updates by Arqit Limited, a Leader in Quantum Encryption Technology | Centricus Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: CENH, CENHW, CENHU) (“Centricus”), a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company, welcomes the business updates provided to investors by Arqit Limited (“Arqit”) in recent days and Arqit’s ongoing contract announcements. Centricus’ extraordinary general meeting will be held on August 31, 2021 for its shareholders to approve its proposed business combination with Arqit, a leader in quantum encryption technology.  Source: yahoo!finance.   Centricus Acquisition Corp. Welcomes Business Updates by Arqit Limited, a Leader in Quantum Encryption Technology…

BrainChip Named Among EE Times’ Silicon 100 | BrainChip Holdings Ltd (ASX: BRN), (OTCQX: BRCHF), a leading provider of ultra-low power high performance artificial intelligence technology, was recognized as one of the “Startups Worth Watching in 2021” in EE Times ’ annual Silicon 100 list of global semiconductor technologies.  Source: AP NEWS.   BrainChip Named Among EE Times’ Silicon 100…

Five ‘deep waves’ that will affect every investor’s portfolio | There are several ‘deep waves’ that will affect every element of portfolios for decades and need to be considered by investors today, according to the Franklin Templeton Investment Institute.  Source: Trustnet.   Five ‘deep waves’ that will affect every investor’s portfolio…