What Are The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Communication Technology

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This essay is going to discuss briefly the definition of Communication, the uses of Communication Technology. It will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of communication technology. Furthermore, it will examine the impact of communication technology on both our private and public life’s, current developments in communication technology and Health and Safety Communication Legislation will be discussed. Definition of Communication Technology Information and communications technology (ICT) refers to all the technology used to handle telecommunications, broadcast media, intelligent building management systems, audiovisual processing and transmission systems, and network-based control and monitoring functions. (Techopedia 2017) In 21st century that we live…show more content…
GPS is based partly on similar ground-based radio-navigation systems. It equipped with maps and locations from around the world, it can give direction with accurate. GPS can save you a considerable amount of time navigating foreign areas, finding a local restaurant or locating the nearest emergency service facility. Disadvantages of Communication Technology Cyber Bullying, children are now been bullied not just at school but at home too because of technology. Kids are now been verbally abused and humiliated through social networking sites. They can upload pictures or videos that the victim might not want to be seen. Also bullies can leave nasty comments on social media Socialising, some people actually believe that they are losing their social skills as they are regularly chatting online. They believe some are becoming withdrawn and actually get shy while having to talk face to face because they are just not use to doing it anymore. Lack of context, as people are communicating regularly through text messages sarcasm can easily be misread as there is no vocal tone and you no facial expressions. This can lead to
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