The amount of access children have to the Internet and devices leaves little to their imagination. The growing and changing modern culture of today is affecting children in a negative way potentially ruining their development. Pop culture, technology, and the media all contribute to the corruption of children growing up in today’s modern society. The advances of today’s culture is deteriorating children’s minds and exposing them to information unsuitable for their age. Nevertheless, some critics argue that children are simply experiencing a new fresh society in which they are more connected to each other and exposed to more knowledge than ever before.
Also, their behaviors begin to change by technology, and they start having mental health problems. Children should be limited to using technology exposure because they will have positive emotion, and have more face to face interactions with others. The children Lose their network to their family or friends because the way of technology changes their emotions. Children leads to negative mood because they use a high level of social use which can lower self-esteem. The more technology they use the sign show that they are interacting with their peers.
The Effect of Technology Although technology seems like its a helpful source, it actually isn 't doing good for teens. It is really hurting them and is going to cause major issues in the future.Without a doubt, technology generally provides distractions and addictions, leading up to serious issues.Technology is affecting teenagers in a negative way and is causing them to suffer. Recently, technology has been causing teens to make unintelligent and ignorant choices. For instance, teens see inappropriate things on television and think that because others are doing it, they should give it a try. Dimitri explains that “Things such as drug and alcohol use and abuse are portrayed as ‘cool’ online and on television, which leads to more children and
Children has been raised in era of technology. It has a negative impact on student’s education shown by their behavior and they’re brain. Education is been important aspect for human beings because they get better jobs and they can have better life, but if some distraction comes in their way and destroys it, then human brain does not fully cooperate with it. It has become an important thing in our life which can harm us and our brains. But, it also changed daily lives and technology affects the memories towards short-term and long-terms.
Social media has also had a huge detrimental effect on the ability for youth to have simple, and healthy relationships with other people. Social media provides a vital international connection to earth’s people, and had forever changed the way we live for the better. Social media for youths today has in many ways had an adverse effect on modern relationships. Youth today, for a large part have not had the same experiences past generations have had. Today, people are used to having anonymity, removing the emotions, consequences and reality of their actions.
Nowadays, children indulge themselves in internet, games or texting. These activities have affected their lifestyle negatively. For instance, when parents tell their children to eat, children will get furious instantly, because they are addicted to playing online games that they cannot leave it behind. This behavior may affect parent-children relationships. They are not only being dependent but also they are being addicted to it.
They largely depend up on internet to the academic home works, it can lead to reduce their thinking capacity and creative thinking and it also leads to wastage of time browsing on the internet (Tamina, 2013). At the same time the internet has negatively affected the mental and physical functioning of the children. Currently internet addiction among the adolescents is very common phenomena (Cho et, al., 2013) and adolescents have a natural tendency to use the internet for for leisure and entertainment. Sometimes children are seen to be absent minded in the class, show poor academic performance, lack attention and all these issues are the result of internet addiction which negatively affect the performance and active engagement of children in various contexts (Chen & Fu,
The abuse of technology for economic interest is equally responsible. Various educators feel that the notion of ‘technological society’ is bringing up a generation of kids in front of computer screens, whose brains are going to be peculiarly extravagant. No doubt, today, IT is very powerful tool. It has completely revolutionized human life. But due to its wide application in human life, people have forgotten to live a real life with real people.
From day to day, our world has been changed gradually from one condition to another. New ideas always come up to the minds of every people to make the living better. We cannot imagine the world without technological advances such as computer, televisions, machines and so on. There is no question that such devices have enriched our lives making them infinitely easier, but all too often we overlook the negative aspects of living in such a digital world. However there are some advantages and disadvantages of technology.
Teens may also become obsessed with the Internet, looking at their mobile phones every few minutes to check new statuses, messages or notifications. This addiction can interfere with responsibilities, like chores and homework. Furthermore, health-related issues can be developed, including obesity, vision disorders, insomnia or side effects of harmful radiations of smartphones. These are some of the negative effects of the internet on youth proven by scientific investigations. These issues with technology are the deductible ones, which are easily identifiable; but could there be some side effects of these network connections still unknown to the humanity?