NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:TINY), an early-stage, active investor in transformative nanotechnology companies, notes today's announcement by D-Wave Systems, Inc., that it has closed a $30 million round of equity funding with Bezos Expeditions and In-Q-Tel joining current D-Wave investors, including Harris & Harris Group, Business Development Bank of Canada, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Goldman Sachs, Growthworks, International Investment and Underwriting and Kensington Partners Limited. D-Wave will use the new funding to augment its commercial operations and further increase its capabilities to provide solutions to its customers through development of quantum computing applications. D-Wave Systems' press release may be accessed at http://finance.yahoo.com/news/d-wave-systems-inc-worlds-110000845.html .
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