There are two types of technology: educational technology and instructional technology. The Accenture Technology Vision 2016 investigates five trends behind a ‘people-first’ approach: Intelligent automation, liquid workforces, the platform economy, predictable disruption and digital trust. Studies on information technology continuously report that user attitudes are important factors affecting the success of the system. This pace of technology and battle for formats is racing even faster than the development of the display devices. This definition is also working to improve the region or area of learning technology field activities. Similar to the 1972 definition, the term facilitating” learning reappears in the definition.
Man tends to accept the fruits of new technology more readily (satisfaction, pleasure, happiness, comfort) whereas he is reluctant to accept changes in his personal life. In first approximation, technology is the set of knowledge, skills, abilities and skills interrelated with procedures for the construction and use of natural or artificial devices that allow transforming the medium to cover needs, longings, desires and human compulsions.
Information Communication Technology (ICT), or Information Technology (IT) as abbreviated, stands for the use of computers and telecommunications technology and devices to produce, manipulate, store, transmit and securely retrieve information. The network-controlled management of certain types of electronic devices — for instance, the monitoring of air temperature in a storage facility. Thus, social and cultural changes always lag behind technology causing a mismatch and disconnect which consequently leads to unhappiness, dissatisfaction, pain and suffering (emotional) and concomitant lowering of the value of human life.
Let us introduce the term malefit to represent harmful effects and consequences of a technology in contrast with benefit as a useful output. Nevertheless, it must be admitted that the development of learning technology and professional fields in Indonesia is still arguably not optimal, both in terms of design, development, utilization, management, and evaluation.
Those in the enterprise-application space include Oracle and SAP; IBM and Stellent fall under the enterprise-content management (ECM) heading; and OpenPages and Paisley Consulting are considered specialists, competing with Certus, HandySoft, and other pure-play vendors. My argument is not a new one and it is not easy to digest if you are a teacher who dislikes” technology or can’t learn from a computer”. When technology is offered to children too early, during human developmental years, it creates a problem. In many societies, technology has helped develop more advanced economies (including today’s global economy) and has allowed the rise of a leisure class.