Computers are a part of our everyday lives whether we like it or not. While I believe that the more and better technology we have the better and brighter our futures will be there are many others who have different and varied opinions regarding our use of all things technology based. Have we become too dependent on computers? How does the computer affect us on a daily basis and does it benefit us or cause problems? You say that we use computers in a variety of things such as airplanes, but doesn't that mean that we are dependent on them? These rapid advancements in technology have provided a platform for unimaginable human outcomes that no one could have predicted. Name: Kevin Koku Donkor Essay Type: Argumentative Topic: Does foreign aid continue to be beneficial to African countries? Or maybe even using your sore thumbs texting your friends on your latest piece of phone. In the article Genetically Modified Foods: Harmful or Helpful? People have become overly dependent on technology 5. A family sitting together has often been seen using individual cell phones or laptops etc. It goes into detail about Dr.
However, I really agree with you when you state that people survived 2000 years without computers! Computers serve to help people and make their life easier and their activity more productive, but there has appeared a problem of the computer addiction or dependency, especially among the young people. I was simply giving examples to prove my point; moreover, this is common knowledge. All kind of work depends on computer. Computers have made it easy to store huge archives of data, and to make this data available to anyone else with a computer. Distraction from studying also existed in many forms before we had computers.
I feel that the reliance on computers will be a bad thing. But please note that those people never got to know a computer. In conclusion computers are not used as simple tool but as a necessary part of our way of life. Is there any shred of truth to that statement and if so is it a problem? While it would be nice to think that it is always perfectly safe to do so, the fact is that there are people who have any number of ways to gain access to your personal files, and therefore, any personal information stored on your computer. Everyone does it, because we like to take the easy way out. You have not provided any evidence for this.
It would be an excessive dependency if the students were required to use them, and the curriculum depended on the use of computers, but you have not shown this, you've simply shown that they use computers. Violence in television programs leads to violence in our society. Computers are used to conduct business from home, meet new friends and find old friends, maintain communications with distant family, and to met out some stress relief after a long day at the office. Today, research is going online and cutting and pasting. The increase in technology is not only evident in social interactions, but also in academic. On the other hand, financial organizations, such as banks, have employed the use of computers to accomplish transactions.
Now a days we people surely not learning, we are continuously storing information in our brain!! The age of the World Wide Web changed a single generation into the now wired world of modern culture. This technology is usually the most efficient way to do certain things and soon we will all be dependent on it. With the population growing at such a rapid rate researchers are experimenting with new ways to supply mass amounts of food. People, like the freelancers, can work comfortably from home, and earn much more, than those who go to work on the daily routine. Because the Internet is so big there is at least 3 billion people out of 7 billion people that use technology.
In the world today, computers with different applications and the Internet have made absolutely all the information available virtually to everyone in the world. She gave you an extensive and impressive lists of arguments that seem to prove that we are dependent on computers. Just typing this or just checking your mail,twitter,Facebook account, aren't we all using computers?? The key is self control, and just like we have people who use computers too much, we have people will get in their car to drive down the block, actually we as a civilization would collapse if all motorized vehicles were gone tomorrow. When the computer or the internet go down, people freak out which shows we are entirely too dependent because we can't do anything without computers. This shows that we rely on computers for our income which means that we rely on computers for everything. They do not know how to do schoolwork or fight their boredom without it. I already addressed this point in another post, so I'll just quote it here: Computers have made it easy to store huge archives of data, and to make this data available to anyone else with a computer.
Although many people says that the computer is the bad thing but it is who uses the computer and who take advantages of the use of its power. Would we say that people are too dependent on cars? It is all on my phone at the click of a button whenever i want it. It influences all aspects of my life by bringing about a new level of convenience. However, if a person is able to find a safe, secure, and healthy balance, then they are probably not in danger of becoming too depemdent on their computers. Therefore, schools should purchase computer rather than compiling library because of two main reasons: students can reach every information without spending much time and use computer when they do their homework.
If such a thing happens to a bank, and the chaos is that much, what would be things like if the Internet broke down in the entire world? Apart from that, computers can help us connect to our friends and close ones through online social network. If students spend less time for their homework by using computer, they can join after school activities such as playing basketball with peer. Below are some of the signs of technology dependency. I look up lots of information in the web and discuss some questions at social networks. However, some people may believe that technology has detrimental effects on human but I believe that relation between human and technology is more beneficial.