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Is Quantum Tech All Hype?

As “quantum” becomes one of the buzzwords of the decade, some voices are warning that its potential is overblown. But what is the reality?

Lots of people cheering a schematic of an atom
Some people are hyping quantum technology. Too much? Image by author

InIn spring 2019, a mysterious account called Quantum Bullshit Detectoremerged on Twitter, which started commenting on all kinds of news in the quantum scene. Announcements of breakthroughs

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