‘binary’ Refers either to binary numbers or binary code, both of which are base 2 representations of information. We can do math with binary numbers, and store data (including numbers) with binary code, also called binary encoding.
See this interactive explainer page on Binary. #
It’s basically my lecture on Binary in text form, with interactive widgets, and detailed explanations.
Binary Numbers Basics #
A video I recorded on Binary:
The youtube channel ‘Computerphile’ has a number of good videos on the topic:
Why Use Binary? #
Floating Point Numbers #
Also See #
The Binary Cheatsheet, a concise overview which also discusses operators.