Base64 is an actively used encoding created in 1987. In computer science, Base64 is a group of binary-to-text encoding schemes that represent binary data in an ASCII string format by translating it into a radix-64 representation. The term Base64 originates from a specific MIME content transfer encoding. Each Base64 digit represents exactly 6 bits of data. Read more on Wikipedia...
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Last updated February 18th, 2020