Negative Essay On Technology

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With an exceeding growth in technology, there are debates on how We are using technology in our own lives. Some people think that we are using technology to support our own lives, while others think technology makes our life easier and brings us good things. From what I 've researched and read, people are becoming overly dependent on technology. It 's not hard to realize the role of technology in our homes and lives. Children are no longer being children most don 't know the feeling of going outside and playing hide and seek. Housewives no longer have to wash dishes or clothes because a machine is doing It for them. Most workplaces are run off technology. People that are sitting five feet from each other are e-mailing or texting each other…show more content…
People use their phone and the Internet these days for everything from paying their bills to finding the nearest gas station. Take away these things and people will have a hard time going back to buying everything from retail stores and having to go to registered businesses to pay their bills, or even worse, having to mail a check to the billing companies. Before televisions were a luxurious thing is known, each family has at least three in their homes. People don 't realize the countless hours they spend in front of a screen rather it 's a television, cell phone or even a…show more content…
As a society, we have become much more dependent on the technology at our disposal. For instance, many people no longer memorize phone numbers because their cell phones have a wonderful contact list which makes that memorization unnecessary. If these people didn’t have their cell phones in an emergency, they would not be able to contact the people they would need.Another drawback with new technology, such as social media, is that there are countless examples when people create rumors or have been misinformed due to the desire to get information out as fast as
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