Data consisting of ones and zeroes (discrete steps and not continuous) or any technology based around manipulation of such data.
Virtually all modern computers are digital, including personal computers and digital cameras. They work by storing mind-numbing numbers of one and zero data values inside small electronic chips.
cf. analogue, chip, digital camera.
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