Knowledge Identifier: $Byte
Category: Technology (10)
Launched in 1960.
Countries: U.S. (50%), (50%)
Linked to: Computer History Museum, Rand Corporation, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.
These sets were expanded in 1963 to 7 bits of coding, called the American Standard Code for Information Interchange as the Federal Information Processing Standard which replaced the incompatible teleprinter codes in use by different branches of the U.S. government