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Logical Vs. Arithmetic Shift

Logical Shift and Arithmetic Shift are bit manipulation operations (bitwise operations). Logical Shift A Left Logical Shift of one position moves each bit to the left by one. The vacant least significant bit (LSB) is filled with zero and the most significant bit (MSB) is discarded. A Right Logical Shift of one position moves each bit to the right [...]

By |2018-08-17T22:57:20+00:00December 13th, 2016|Categories: Explained Simply|Tags: , |7 Comments