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UTF-16 (16-bit Unicode Transformation Format) is a character encoding for Unicode capable of encoding 1,112,064 numbers (called code points) in the Unicode code space from 0 to 0x10FFFF. It produces a variable-length result of either one or two 16-bit code units per code point. (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: UTF-16)

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  • Number of articles referring to 'utf-16': 1 (0.1% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'utf-16' across all Ariadne articles: 1
  • Average number of references to 'utf-16' per Ariadne article: 1.00
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'utf-16': 1997-05
  • Trending factor of 'utf-16': 0 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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  1. jon knight (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Internationalisation and the Web

Jon Knight looks at how the Web is currently undergoing the sometimes painful internationalization process required if it is to live up to its name of the World Wide Web.

May 1997, issue9, tooled up

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by Dr. Radut