Negative Impact Of Internet On Society

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The negative impact of the Internet on modern communities In the 21 century, the Internet usage has increased rapidly. The Internet usage rise approximately 2,925,249,355 in 2014 ( Internet Live Stats,2014) . Thanks to the Internet, now everything has become easier, faster and it has several ways of entertainment. In addition, the Internet become available to users around the world as a result of the Internet, even language has changed. Therefore, the Internet control a part in joining developments between countries, also it has modernized communication which brought the world together and it has done so with the ease of a simple click. As mentioned by Jaffe ( 2010 ), 1.5 billion Internet users around the world today, the Internet has become…show more content…
Students stay up too late on the Internet, researcher determined that “freshmen students spend nearly half their day 12 hours”. Nauert(2012). Some students cannot live without the Internet , it merely like a routine to do it , is similar like having a breakfast at the morning. Students nowadays like to check their emails , Twitter , Facebook and Instagram to keep in touch or to catch up with each other , they think that social media which are connected to the Internet might change their mood to start new day after they wake up at the morning. However, students did not recognize that Internet take their attentiveness and keep them away from their studies, as a result it leads to low grades. Dr. Resenthat(2013) found that “ middle school, high school and universities students who checked social media through Internet at least once during 15 – minutes in their study period achieved lower grades”. Therefor, students will have less concentration inside the classroom activities and their studies too, so the Internet can affect on their performance at school. A popular news which is familiar is the CBC News(2013) , made an interview with student , his name Ibrahim Albayati. He said “ I spent too much time on Internet in my first year in college , and I was addicted to Facebook , it was one of the biggest issue for “. He repeated his course in summer program to get high grades. Later , he locked his…show more content…
We can not denied that the Internet has many benefits or positive impacts for all people to communicate with other, gain from other’s knowledge and experience, moreover, in education students can access Internet in their classroom for doing activities with their instructor or using in the library. The Internet is like a massive and extensive universe that never ends. However people should be careful and use the Internet in a proper way
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