Bytes in Computer Science
A byte is a series of 8 bits (0 and 1's).
For a long time in the history of computing, CPU's could only process one byte at a time, thus, giving the term 8-bit computer. A byte has a value range of 0 to 255 (in decimal). 1024 bytes is one kilobyte.
Byte in Game Programming
Byte in PlayBasic
PlayBasic has a byte data type.
Byte in FreeBASIC
FreeBASIC has both a byte and ubyte data type for signed and unsigned numbers.
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