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What does BC stand for?

BC stands for Binary Code

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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read "01010100 01110010 01101001 01110101 01101101 01110000 01101000", the binary code for "triumph".
Developed by Professor Williams at Keele University, Staffordshire the new system combines a breakthrough in direct binary code compression and data handling technology, with a highly innovative new memory system.
Key Features: * Comprehensive and self-contained reference to non-binary error control coding starting from binary codes and progressing up to the latest non-binary codes * Explains the design and construction of good non-binary codes with descriptions of efficient non-binary decoding algorithms with applications for wireless communication and high-density data storage * Discusses the application to specific cellular and wireless channels, and also magnetic storage channels that model the reading of data from the magnetic disc of a hard drive.
Binary code is a number system that uses only two numbers--0 and 1.