Computer Codes and Definitions

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Bits, Bytes, and ASCII
This article explains why computers use binary numbers to represent data internally and the mechanism by which those numbers are translated into the alpha-numeric characters customarily used by people in the Western world.

Codes for French Diacritical Characters
Tables showing the ASCII number and HTML entity codes for the French alphabetic characters using diacritical marks.

A cross-referenced glossary of computer terms.


Bruce Miller, 2014