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byte

(bīt),
A group of adjacent bits, commonly 4, 6, or 8, operating as a unit for the storage and manipulation of data in a computer.

byte

A set of 8 binary bits, a unit for measuring computer memory and storage capacity.

byte

Computers A set of 8 binary bits, a unit for measuring computer memory and storage capacity. See Bit, Computers, RAM.
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To reduce the file size increment caused by data embedding in [13], the proposed method chooses proper coefficients as data carriers.
The projected file size of the photo is displayed in real time at the lower left.
We carry out two sets of experiments: (1) various numbers of Mappers and (2) different file sizes with fixed video duration.
A real data example of file size distribution of a Web server is considered in Section 6.
Determining the dpi to work with depends on many factors such as the final output size, the printer capabilities, and the ability to manage the file size. A higher ppi creates a larger file size, but currently most printers have the ability to print only at 600 dpi.
"The growth in file size combined with the increasing volume of spam now means that many different aspects from network administration to internet bandwidth are affected.
By performing different compression tests I found that 10:1 was the best compression ratio in terms of visual result and file size. The maps were scanned at 400 dpi with 256 colors and were saved in a non-compressed TIFF file format for archival purposes.
Commwarrior Q spreads itself via Bluetooth and MMS, can hide itself in other (SIS) files, and can change file size, making it harder to detect.
* When users upgrade from an earlier version to the 2006 version, file sizes will be enlarged: the bigger file size is about 6MB + 1.25 x the size of a file running in the 2005 version.
The format was quickly adopted by General Motors, who began using JT (which reduces file size by as much as 90% compared to the source file for the CAD geometry) in 1998 for all of its product design functions.
Because it is a file based system, there are no limitations to characters per line, lines per file, character height, or file size. The system is capable of marking over 10 characters per second in straight, angular, or are text modes.
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