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K, kilo, kibi, bytes, bits and the rest

While writing the previous article, I had again to deal with the confusion caused by the question “What is a KB?”. Let’s start with some well known facts. First, unless you live in the US (and Myanmar and Liberia), you use the metric system. This means that you have some basic units, like meter, second, […]