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Focus: Keeping a Secret for a Whole Day

Author(s): David Lindley Researchers have securely contained a single bit for a record 24 hours, during which it was inaccessible to both sender and recipient, a technology that could be useful for voting or bidding. [Physics 9, 114] Published Fri Sep 30, 2016
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