Technology / Computers / Byte: A collection of 8 bits that make up a character. When referring to RAM (random access memory), it includes a 9th bit used for error checking.

Megabyte (MB)

Technology / Computers / Megabyte (MB): About a million bytes of space. Actually it's 2 raised to the 20th power or 1,048,576 bytes of space. MORE

Terabyte (TB)

Technology / Computers / Terabyte (TB): A unit of information storage equal to 1,099,511,627,776 bytes, or, 1000 Gigabytes. 2 to the 40th power (1,099,511,627,776) bytes. This is approximately 1 trillion bytes. 10 to the 12th power (1,000,0 MORE


Business / Internet Marketing / Bytes: A byte is a unit of information transferred over a network (or stored on a hard drive or in memory). Every web page, image, or other type of file is composed of some number of bytes. Large files, such MORE

Gigabyte (GB)

Technology / Computers / Gigabyte (GB): 2 to the 30th power (1,073,741,824) bytes. One gigabyte is equal to 1,024 megabytes. MORE

Kilobyte (KB)

Technology / Computers / Kilobyte (KB): This is about a thousand bytes of space. In reality, it's two to the 10th power or 1,024 bytes. MORE


Technology / Television (TV) / Megabyte: One million bytes (actually 1,048,576): one thousand kilobytes. MORE