CowboyNeal from the reusing-old-hardware dept.
Ocean Consulting writes "UCLA is reporting progress on the quantum computing front by announcing success in controlling the spin of a single electron using an ordinary transistor." It's been a long road for the researchers involved, and even the project lead, Hong Wen Jiang admits, "...our initial theoretical calculations were very favorable, and gave us confidence to persevere."
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
- Edmund Burke