Why Attachments are Larger in Emails – Computerphile

To send binary files via a text based system, they’ll need encoding. Dr Steve Bagley takes us through the attachment system used in email.


This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley.

Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer

Computerphile is a sister project to Brady Haran’s Numberphile. More at http://www.bradyharan.com

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