Moreover, those points are just not persuasive enough for people to really believe in themselves. Even though we can act with virtue while knowing about it, we can still practice it to make the world a better place. We can act virtuously to lead by example for society so that others will try to be more virtuous also. What I mean by this is that we can try to make people better people that will make them happy. People being naturally conceded also is not persuasive because everyone has different personalities, meaning that nobody is truly the same.
When someone is sad, it is seen as a bad thing; however, if we do not experience negative emotions, we will never be able to appreciate the happiness life brings. Overly positive emotions make us unaware to how we are affect others and how we are truly doing in life. In an article from TIME magazine, it states that “Happy people don't just accumulate fortune; they invent things— the lightbulb, the telegraph...” (Whitaker 26). Happy people do not become happy from nothing but positive emotions. In order to be happy, one must experience negative emotions to know what happiness even is.
In many schools, teachers ask the students to hand in their smartphones in order to let the student focus on class. As you see, there are some negative effects of media technology, which changed people’s lives a lot, so people are making new rules in order to let the avoid the negative effects. “Many companies have blocked social networks on their office Internet as addicted employees can distract themselves on such sites, instead of focusing on work” (“What Impact Has Social Media Truly Had On Society”). Because the media technology appeal people a lot, so most of people cannot help to overuse the media technology, which caused a lot of delaying. “In fact, studies show that British companies have lost billions of dollars per year in productivity because of social media addiction among employees” (“What Impact Has Social Media Truly Had On Society”).
Many presume this significant service method has little impact on the volunteer, but it actually affects volunteers in ways beyond what many people in today’s culture expect. Although the positive impacts of volunteering are highly distinguished in society, few people are aware that serving others promotes emotional well-being,
(%... from slides) Although social media is the best form of communication, it has also brought many risks. In the past, it took very little to have fun. Simple activities, such as hide-and-seek and hop-scrotch, could bring entertainment all over the world. However, things changed drastically when social media was introduced. It reduced the level of human interaction and people rarely have face-to-face interaction, which diminishes the understanding and thoughtfulness of one person to the other, therefore jeopardising relationships.
According to Carrie Snow,” Technology … is a queer thing. It brings you great gifts with one hand, and it stabs you in the back with the other.” (Carrie,n.d) Some people think that technology has taken over our lives, while others think it has positive things to us. I choose this topic because I think that technology really has improved our society compared to the past, but if we keep using it the wrong way we will be addicted to it and eventually it will control us. Some people don’t value the time they spend together, for example if they are gathered in one place as you can see in figure 3 they usually on their smartphones or tablets due to that they barely starts a conversation (How technology steals family time, 2014). People should not blame the technology, however they should take responsibility for the way they use it.
Some believe that we would not grow as a society and learn from our mistakes. That these mistakes are what make our society so great and that is what strengthens us. That by trying to get rid of or treat these mistakes that they may cause problems or lack of motivation for others. Will to relate to others. In the essay on communication, myer touches about miscommunication and how I am proving it may cause more problems than its.
However, technology also has its pros and cons that sometimes cause serious discussions, arguments and distraction. Technology has countless advantages such as; it contains information that many would benefit from. Through technology, we can easily search what we want to know about a specific thing on the internet. It influences minds in a good way. For example, the use of E-books or electronic books, help student learn more in the academic field.
New Media can be said to be an improved version of old media that is to say that it is anything related to digital technology and internet. New media makes it possible for anyone who uses a computer or mobile device with Internet access. New media examples are blogs, widgets and social networking sites like Facebook, twitter, Instagram and many others which people use to distribute information and opinions. New media has a lot of impact on people as gives them the opportunity to share their knowledge by blogging, microblogging, and social networks and web streaming, it internet to form and share content with others, using simple tools that are often free or cheap. It requires gives people a chance to enjoy entertainment news, games and many other activities in the comfort of their homes.
Information technology decreases the distances between people causing a lot of changes and huge impact on modern societies, some of these changes have advantages and disadvantages depending on how people implement and use this technology in useful, ethical way without any harm to themselves and to their societies, nowadays the thoughts, ideas forms and take shape in quickly way by using portable devices connecting people and linked them with the events on all over the world, live, and make them close to the truth by obvious and clear image for the occasions around them. British society and Kuwait societies share a lot of similarities and have slight differences in term of the use of mobile, smart phones and the use of social media. These differences and similarities relate to many causes and consequences depend on many criteria. This essay explores all these points with evaluations and illustrations. All the data released recently indicate sharply increasing number of the consumer using mobile and smart phones in British and Kuwait.