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Quantum computing, the story of a wild idea: Andris Ambainis at TEDxRiga 2013

Andris is a computer scientist active in the fields of quantum information theory and quantum computing. His valuable scientific input into quantum computer theory makes him one of the world’s leading scientists in this field. Andris has invented…

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Computer science is for everyone | Hadi Partovi | TEDxRainier

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. This persuasive talk shows how essential and easy it is to gain a basic understanding of computer science learning principles. Our world increasingly…

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Why toddlers are smarter than computers | Gary Marcus | TEDxCERN

Advancements in artificial intelligence are changing how we analyze and process information. But these advances fall short when compared with the ingenuity and creativity of an average three-year old. In his talk, psychologist and neuroscientist Gary Marcus compares…

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What Quantum Computing Isn’t | Scott Aaronson | TEDxDresden

Quantum computing, a subject as fascinating as it is intriguing. To many also an incomprehensible one. Do you know what a computer is? And what it isn’t? In his fascinating and entertaining talk, Scott Aaronson elucidates the potential…

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