Not Discrete

More accurate, faster, but harder to program, and more limited in function.

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Analog_computer
Analog Computer Museum
Analog Computer Basics
Building an Analog computer (school project)
AKAT-1 - the first transistor-based differential equation analyzer, from 1959. Polish.

 

 

Slide Rules

The Magic Stick, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Slide Rule - comments include a link to The A-Z of Slide Rules

 

Antikythera Mechanism

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/31/science/31computer.html

 

not sure if this qualifies as analog or digital. gear-toothed cogs. discrete units = digital?

 

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