The Revenge of Analog: a Book, an Idea, and a Phenomenon

The Revenge of Analog: a Book, an Idea, and a Phenomenon

07/11/2018 Off

Until about a year ago, whenever I’d start rambling about my love of watches to my closest friends, they would playfully accuse me of having become an analog worshiper, a Luddite, or even a hipster suffering a chronic case of nostalgia. Indeed, my friends like to give me a hard time, but behind the joking was some genuine confusion about how someone they admire and respect could be so daft as to actually prefer analog gadgets over digital ones. Granted, I am an extreme case. I drive old cars, ride my father’s old bicycle, listen to vinyl records, play a…