(BuiltIn.com) An increasing number of companies — including well-funded startups and several major players (think Google, IBM, Microsoft) that have partnered with research institutions to pool wallets and brain power — are trying to close the gap between present and future. When quantum computing is perfected, they know, it will transform a host of industries: medicine, fusion energy, plasma science, climate change, electric vehicles, finance, artificial intelligence and (in rather scary ways) information security.
This author lists the top 20 contenders in quantum computing and provides a descriptive paragraph for each:
3) QC Ware
7) QX Branch
8) Quantum Circuits
19) Atom Computing