Essay On Negative Effects Of Communication Technology

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The negative effects of communication technologies outweigh the positive effects. The technological rapidly growth taking place in the world today and become more important than before in just a few decades. There is no denying that the impact of technology on society is very huge and it affects our society today in many ways both positive and negative ways. This essay will show and discuss that the benefit of the technology is a double-edged sword with some being detrimental and other being beneficial. However, the negative effects of the technologies seem to be outweighing the positive effects. First of all, the technological development gave a lot of benefits to the people’s daily life. It has given people tools not only to keep in touch with each other from different places on earth, but also removed all the barriers of…show more content…
However, according to Dutta said the communications are sent through the low frequency radiation called Microwave radiation between the cell phones. It can be the cause of brain cancer for those who use cell phones for very long time such as teenagers. Other health effects that seem to be happened to those who use cell phones too heavy are irritability, lack of patience and abruptness. In addition, the convenient of communication technologies can lead to heavy addiction to it. According to Eisner (2010) “56% of social media users need to check Facebook at least once a day”. These may not seem to be negative effect to people, but many reports show that people use their cell phones almost every times even when they are driving. This distract the driver from purpose of driving and cause so many deadly crashes. Also, the addiction can cause the close-range relationship to be lost and many people cannot live without their cell phones, they will feel like get cast away when they lost

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