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Binary to Decimal Conversion

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052432D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

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Binary to decimal conversion can be achieved by multiplying 1/10 as 51/512 x 256/255 and using the fact that 256/255 = 1 + 1/256 + 1/256/2/ ......, i.e., 256/255 = 257-256 rounded up.