Emoji Disbelief-Wow…The global technology industry experienced a 44% decline in the number of quantum computing-related patent applications in Q3 2022 compared with the previous quarter. The total number of quantum computing-related grants dropped by 0.48% in Q3 2022, according to GlobalData’s Patent Analytics…

[T]he number of quantum computing-related patent applications in the technology industry was 549 in Q3 2022, versus 983 in the prior quarter.

 

…Analysis of patenting activity by companies shows that International Business Machines filed the most quantum computing patents within the technology industry operations and technologies sector in Q3 2022…

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