Encyclopedia > Binary coding

  Article Content

Binary coding

Binary coding is the term used to describe how information, normally numbers, are stored in binary, radix-2 form.

The conventional mathematical way is described in the article about binary, however to electronic purposes different ways of encoding numbers are used for efficiency or practical reasons.

Coding systems include: see Integral_data_type

See also:



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Governor of Indiana

... [?]Republican 1925-1929 Harry G. Leslie[?] Republican 1929-1933 Paul V. McNutt[?] Democratic 1933-1937 M. Clifford Townsend[?] Democratic 1937-1941 Henry F. ...