-Computers deal with numbers in base two. Humans deal with numbers in
<br>-base 10. When computers and humans interact (on a technical level)
<br>-humans must adapt to the computer, because computers can not.
<br>Computers CAN but humans do not want!! (because this will spoil the broth!)
<br>-One does not redefine pi to a value of 3 because "that would make it
<br>-more understandable for the commoner". Mathematicians, architects
<br>-(and basically everyone else) need it to stay ~3.1415926535 in the
<br>Most of the humans have redefine pi to a value of 3.14 (since they were kids)
<br>and they use it as such and not as ~3.1415926535 (since there is no meaning to
<br>use of ~3.1415926535 in most calculations).
<br>In case of prefixes there is a meaning to use the 1024.
<br>But I think this is already done (aka MiB) but not yet adopted fully from the community.
<br>(this mail is not a hoax ;-)
<br>hehe (aka helias heliadis or more pronounceable ilias iliadis)
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