**Two independent teams of physicists in the US have entangled three superconducting quantum bits (qubits) for the first time. Entangled trios are of particular interest to those building quantum computers because three is the minimum number needed to do quantum error correction – which is needed to keep quantum computers running. **

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Written by Kim Burrafato

Published on Wednesday, 29 September 2010 17:09

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