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The Big Game — but Bob and Alice just don’t trust each other or, in fact, anyone: The Mental Poker Problem

We have a major competition … it’s Bob playing Alice in the greatest game of poker ever created. But neither Bob nor Alice trust each other to deal, as they think the other one will cheat, and they don’t trust anyone else, as each of the dealers selected has some bias towards Bob or Alice.




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Prof Bill Buchanan OBE

Prof Bill Buchanan OBE

Professor Cryptography. Serial innovator. Believer in fairness, justice & freedom. EU Citizen in heart. Living by the sea. Old World Breaker. New World Creator.

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