What Is a Bit?

I recently discovered that bit is actually an abbreviation for binary digit. But that does not really answer the question of what is a bit, does it? First and foremost, binary refers to a system that is composed of or involves two elements. Therefore, we can deduce that a binary digit (bit) is a digit that […]

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console.log(“Hello, world!”);

It is often recommended that one writes a “hello world” program when learning a new programming language but the reasoning behind that endorsement is often neglected.There are several, often unspoken, rationales to this undertaking:To confirm that the programming language is installed correctly.To learn the basic syntax of the language.To understand the environment that the program […]

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