MCTC Sound Arts
NUMBERS IN THE DIGITAL WORLD
Unlike analog signals, numbers have a concrete value that can be reproduced.
10 Values (0–9)
16 Values (0–F)
(numbers + upper case + lower case + '/' + '+')
2 Values (0–1)
Simple choices mean faster decisions and less possibility for error.
Computers can make only very 'stoopid' decisions between 2 things.
But this is a good thing...
Very complex things are built from many simple, carefully ordered decisions.
The human judgement– and responsibility– is the programming of the questions, and dealing with the results.