Random Numbers with LFSR (Linear Feedback Shift Register) – Computerphile

From Computerphile.

A simple bit-shift operation can generate amazing random strings of numbers. Dr Mike Pound explains then codes it in Python.

If you want to know more about how XOR works: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VPw9vPN-3ac


This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley.

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

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