Understanding Binary and Hex numbers
The following tutorial was first published on my website and is Copyright © Shawn South 2002. All rights reserved. Computers only understand numbers The first thing to understand about computers is that they are nothing more than a powerful, glorified calculator. The only thing they know - the only thing they understand - is numbers. You may see words on the screen when you're chatting with your friend via Facebook, or breathtaking graphics while playing your favorite game, but all the computer sees are numbers. Millions and millions of numbers. That is the magic of computers - they can calculate