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A brief history of Character Encoding + Printing Emojis using Terminal

A brief history of Character Encoding + Printing Emojis using Terminal

The ASCII Character Encoding

Until now, we have always been working with a very limited set of characters when creating our programs in C. The ASCII encoding (American Standard Code for Information Interchange) consists of 128 characters in total with 95 of them printable and 33 non-printable.