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Why Are Analogue Computers Really On The Rise Again?

Hint: Moore’s Law + Differential Equations!

A protoype of analogue computers created by an enthusiast on youtube. It is a remarkably polished product for just being a prototype.
Analogue Computer Prototype (credit: The Tube Roaster)

Analogue computers have long been considered outdated technology. They used to be the pinnacle of computing until the 1970s, after which digital computing came to the fore. The results since then speak for themselves. Almost every device we use in our daily lives today starting from smartphones to…

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