Apple’s iMessage inexperienced bubble points are an outdated downside, and it is time to repair it

Apple’s iMessage wants to begin wanting past the iPhone.


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Apple’s iMessage has a well-documented historical past of separating folks into “blue” and “inexperienced” bubbles primarily based on whether or not they’re utilizing an iPhone or Android telephone. However that downside is now far greater than simply wanting cool in our group chats.

Over the weekend, the Wall Avenue Journal printed a narrative detailing how this distinction between inexperienced and blue chat bubbles has brought about social strain amongst teenagers and younger folks. The blue and inexperienced bubble debate highlights a broader downside all through the trade: There is

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Quantum startups Pasqal and Qu&Co merge and promise 1,000 qubits by 2023

{Hardware} firm makes use of impartial atom design whereas algorithm consultants combine quantum algorithms into present software program platforms.

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Pasqal is combining its impartial atom-based {hardware} with Qu&Co’s algorithm portfolio to launch a mixed quantum computing firm based mostly in Paris with operations in seven nations. The businesses introduced the merger Tuesday, Jan. 11.

Pasqal additionally introduced that the corporate will ship a 1,000-qubit quantum resolution in 2023. IBM’s quantum roadmap additionally has a 1,000 qubit milestone in 2023. The mixed platform will likely be out there via the cloud to purchasers that embrace Johnson & Johnson,

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