We are creating and encouraging a culture of distraction where we are increasingly disconnected from the people and events around us, and increasingly unable to engage in long-form thinking. Modern technology also allow the students to express or present their ideas in a more effective and convenient way. Subscribe to the monthly newsletter, to be informed of the latest news portal, and new services added. From Alexander Grahambell’s discovery of the telephone, we can’t really stop the development of modern communication equipments. I,love technology but I despise ‘passwords’, I can’t write them down anywhere, am forever forgetting them but they are there for a valuable reason. Competency – Increased dependency on modern tools like calculators has reduced on our creativity. From our can opener to our ovens, every electrical appliance that we use is operated using technology.
I find it amazing that elementary school pupils in little old Tuckerton would have access to a program that I didn’t have until I took typing in High School in the early 1960’s. Today’s technology is already producing a marked shift in the way we think and behave, particularly among the young. Furthermore, technology also led to globalization of culture and cultural diffusion. If it is slow, then many business people will face trouble and possibility of losing business in the modern society.
Tracing back history one may come to conclusion that technology has been with us since the dawn of history. A successful company that is using modern technology as a tool for success is obviously in touch with the fact that communication is key to a business that survives. This generation is comfortable with technology, thus it logically follows that technology may be a useful tool in connecting with and teaching them.
Technology has also increased our connectivity, with cell phones and other devices providing an always-on link to the global communication network. These include primates such as chimpanzees , 67 some dolphin communities, 68 and crows 69 70 Considering a more generic perspective of technology as ethology of active environmental conditioning and control, we can also refer to animal examples such as beavers and their dams, or bees and their honeycombs. Americans have always been particularly susceptible of asking the wrong questions about technology.
The advancement of Science and technology allow mass communication today so that we not only have the television, radio and newspaper, but even mobile phones which renders a multipurpose service; from long distance calls, listening to radio and music, playing games, taking pictures, recording voice and video, and browsing the internet. Advances in medical technology have contributed immensely in extending the life span of people.