Software Development

32-Bit vs. 64-Bit and Why It Matters

32-Bit vs. 64-Bit and Why It Matters

Chances are high that you’re running a 64-bit/x64 operating system, application, or CPU—and you don’t even know it.  What is a bit? By means of Lifewire’s definition, a bit is shorthand for binary digit. In laymen’s terms, this is...