Ryan F. Mandelbaum
ryanfmandelbaum
Science writer at Gizmodo | I like physics and eating
11/25/19
1:46 PM
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yes i accidentally typed “breaks” instead of “brakes” the first time i’m sorry i fixed it i know i know

11/22/19
4:00 PM
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I dont think im allowed to share this but whatever, unfortunately for everyone Gizmodo kind of liked the truck

10/28/19
4:08 PM
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Yeah. Last week an article was crashing every time I tried loading it so I ended up just texting the writer to tell me what they wrote. See below. Read more

10/23/19
9:42 AM
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google’s been pretty forthcoming about the fact that this is ultimately for improving AI which, yeah, same old bad stuff but now worse

10/23/19
9:41 AM
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You’ve pretty much got it lol! As you get lower down on the chandelier, you get increasingly isolated and increasingly colder, since the qubits need to run at nearly absolute zero. the actual processing chip then sits at the bottom, with all those wires to control it. The garbage can thing in the background is most Read more

9/27/19
1:57 PM
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One of my twitter followers pointed out that my tone might somewhat oversell this idea, so here’s a reminder that it’s really a pretty speculative thought exercise. Treat this blog as “wow! That’s a weird thing to think about!” rather than “wow, I better go tell my friends there’s a black hole orbiting the solar Read more