Crossing the boundary - analogue universe, digital worlds
Crossing the boundary - analogue universe, digital worlds

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Crossing the boundary - analogue universe, digital worlds

3.11 Summary

In this section I examined the terms analogue, discrete and digital and illustrated their correct use through examples and brief definitions.

I raised the familiar idea of the five human senses which enable us to perceive our analogue world.

Finally I focused on the digital world of counting and representing numbers, and in particular the binary system used in the inner world of the computer.

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