1024 is meant by the binary prefix kibi; hence 1 kibibyte is 1024 bytes. The component symbol for the kibibyte is KiB. A kibibyte is 1,024 bytes and precedes the Mebibyte unit of measurement.

The unit was established by the international electrosurgical commission (IEC) in 1998, has been accepted for use by all major standards organizations, and is part of the international system of quantities.

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The computer mouse as we know it today was invented and developed by Douglas Engelbart, with the assistance of Bill English, during the 1960’s and was patented on November 17, 1970