Month: September 2020

D-Wave and the Covid19 Vaccine: The Tree Doesn’t Fall Far From The Apple

Sub-zero storage temperatures: It’s what D-Wave and SARS-coV-2 vaccines have in common. What is D-Wave you may ask? According to the company’s website, “D-Wave’s quantum computer leverages quantum dynamics to accelerate and enable new methods for solving discrete optimization, sampling, material science, and machine learning problems. It uses a process called quantum annealing that harnesses …

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The CPC: Where Technocrats & Eugenicists Meet and Fail

What is a technocrat? What is a Eugenicist? What is the CPC? According to Merriam Webster, W. H. Smyth defined technocracy¬†to mean “management of society by technical experts.” “Technocracy grew into a movement during the Great Depression of the 1930s[,]when politicians and financial institutions were being blamed for the economic disaster[,] and fans of technocracy …

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