Positive And Negative Effects Of Technology

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Technology is being used in a wide scale all around the world.It is used for various purposes. More than three quarter of the world’s population has basic knowledge on the developing technologies. Technology is commonly used to seek for information and enhance one’s skills as well as learning new things. Even so, many people out there are using technologies for their own greed and selfishness. Technology could also be used to exploit other people. Everyone depends on technology whether they want it or not. No matter to get the latest medical treatment or to download the latest application ,technology plays a major role is these fields’ current and future developments. The affects of technology on people’s creativity and communication can be seen in both positive and negative aspects.

Technology’s negative impact on people’s communication can be seen when most people nowadays spend most of their time on the internet. People tend to be more connected to technology than to other people. Communication is also mostly done through social media instead of face to face communication. People also wish to have more friends on social media when they don’t even know their neighbours. Real life confrontations have decreased drastically. Even between family members, proper communication is a rare occurance. Members of a family can not even find time to eat a meal together due to their need and addiction towards technology. Most people have vast social friends but very few real
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