IBM teams up for quantum computing push IBM has signed up several prominent banks as well as industrial and technology companies to start experimenting with its quantum computers. JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Barclays Bank Plc are among the 12 organizations IBM selected to get early-access to its latest quantum computing technology, which could eventually help solve difficult problems that are beyond the reach of any conventional supercomputer.
Denmark just opened the "worlds most humane" maximum security prison The Danish island of Falster is now home to the world’s most humane maximum security penal institution, Storstrøm Prison. Designed by Danish architects C.F. Møller, the building has been hailed for its strategic features that create a vibrant community for the inmates, in lieu of the severe living conditions typically found in prisons around the world. - Inhabitat