Some saw gloom and doom for the modem world because of old analog clocks
, unable to handle moving from "19" to "20," therefore shutting down our modern utility-driven world.
The authors further develop the theme by discussing sundials and how they connect to the analog clocks
in use today.
Digital clocks present an illusion of certainty, whereas analog clocks
remind you that close enough is probably good enough--10 of 3.
Helen Prial, manager of licensing at Timex, would not disclose the sales or volume of Indiglo watches, but did concede that through Advance Clock Co., which licenses the Timex and Indiglo names for LCD and quartz analog clocks
, "Timex has become a leader in the clock category in a very short time."
At a distance of 10.5 inches, EPRI data show, magnetic fields generated by refrigerators average 2.6 mG, color TVs 7 mG, electric ranges 9 mG, analog clocks
and clock radios 14.8 mG, and microwave ovens 36.9 mG.