I found an interesting story about negative number representations

by qbguy (no login)



But my personal favorite signed number representation is base negative two.


Plus, its asymmetric, so instead of just one number having no negation like in two's complement, one third of all numbers have no negation.

Posted on Jan 3, 2009, 8:27 PM

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