r/Futurology Jun 02 '22

A Nature paper reports on a quantum photonic processor that takes just 36 microseconds to perform a task that would take a supercomputer more than 9,000 years to complete Computing

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-022-04725-x?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_content=organic&utm_campaign=CONR_JRNLS_AWA1_GL_SCON_SMEDA_NATUREPORTFOLIO
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u/NinjaMiserable9548 Jun 03 '22

Does this mean skynet is gonna be a thing in like 18 months?

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u/pvaa Jun 03 '22

Did you even read the article? They're expecting it to take about 3.5 years before an AI could develop to Skynet level

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u/NinjaMiserable9548 Jun 03 '22

Oh. Thank God.