#Computer Science

Two Students Have Smashed a Quantum Computing World Record

4 months ago — 1 min read

Swedish Engineers have successfully simulated a 45-qubit quantum circuit, breaking the record for the greatest number of qubits to be simulated. This milestone moves humanity one step closer to "quantum...

Engineers create the Largest ever Virtual Universe

5 months ago — 1.5 min read

Researchers from the University of Zurich have simulated the formation of our entire Universe on a supercomputer. This section of virtual universe - a billion light years across - shows...

Inaugural TOCHI best paper award goes to University of Leeds Engineers

7 months ago — 1 min read

The University of Leeds is celebrating after two of its researchers (Professor Roy Ruddle and Rhys Thomas from the School of Computing) scooped the 2016 TOCHI best paper award. Their...

Engineering Talks – Colossus & the Breaking of Lorenz

7 months ago — 0.5 min read

By the end of World War Two 10 Colossus machines were working around the clock to find the start wheels of the Lorenz-encrypted messages. These machines made a huge impact...

Explore – Women in Computing: a British Perspective

7 months ago — 0.5 min read

The National Museum of Computing and Google have worked together to chart the history of women's involvement in computer science. The project covers the time from Ada Lovelace (generally recognised...

Facebook working on Brain-to-Computer interfaces

7 months ago — 1 min read

Facebook’s developers’ conference is underway this week. One of the most intriguing pieces of tech news to come out of the event involves the social media giants work on direct...