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Questions tagged [algorithm]

When you have a problem relating to how computers calculate a result, this tag should be used if the answer depends on how the bits or math are done. CAUTION - code level questions are off topic here.


spotlight math calculation precision 0 = 1E-29?

Any idea why if typed into spotlight search, the first formula results in 1E-29, while second formula result in 0? Can a step-by-step explanation be had as to why this bug exists? It's clear this ...