Television is seen as something good or evil depending on the people and circumstances. Some parents consider television to be one of the worse technological inventions of all times, while others find it to be one of the most beneficial inventions ever created. I personally feel that television forms part of a big role in children's development whether it is used adequately or not, and the real effects on how it affects children are still on progress on being discovered. It mainly has a lot to do with the way the parents supervise the time and usage . With the increasing rates inn technology and newer types of devices being created to allow people to connect to different networking sites and broadcastings is very hard to put all the blame just on television itself.
There are other shows like Once Upon a Time that I believe doesn’t necessarily contribute to increasing human intelligence. But there are thousands or maybe even millions of shows that TV’s generate. Johnson states that in order to understand what Sleeper Curve is to watch a hit program from an earlier era. They will find what has been stated before, less content and it can be quite boring for most. Overall, media and popular culture greatly provide us information that increases our IQ.
We live in a civilization where so very few people h... ... middle of paper ... ...f their lives or even leading to their deaths. People become so addicted to the accomplishments in virtual form that they start to have no interest in their own lives. Rather than these people going out and finding new jobs or improving their own reality, they stay on the video game and continue to throw away time and real money on a virtual life for them. The examples that I gave are only in the severe cases that don't happen too often but do in fact occur. Video games along with other technology in the modern day causes a distraction among adults and the youth.
Some people think faster than they can write or type but if you are a fast typer, you could be faster on a computer and keep up with your thoughts and it will still always be legible as opposed to paper where you most likely will have made some chicken scratch trying to keep up with your thoughts. We live in a world where simulation can be used for pretty much everything which can sometimes be considered a bad thing, but honestly it is a necessity for a lot of things because it is helpful. Computer simulations can help doctors train and learn to diagnose patients. Simulations are or can be used in so many things like education, science, entertainment, etc. and they are usually beneficial to us because they make us capable of doing more things that we could have possible never been able to without technology.
Many times simply reinstalling the operating system on the computer will make the user feel as though it is new again. However, in many instances new software that users try to purchase is simply too much for their existing system to handle. In these cases one cost saving measure could be to simply upgrade the system. Many computers, especially those that are built from parts ordered online, are easily upgraded. Many times a faster processor or more RAM can simply be installed; bringing new life to a computer.
Although, we already knew about the badness of the TV. But there are some parents that still allow their kids to watch any program without their control. If the parents are good, they must be aware by their kids when they are watching TV, there are a lot of programs that are not suitable for the kids. Parents can persuade their
Most parents do not have the ability to control what is shown on TV. Many programs disagreeably display marathons after school and during holidays. Supposedly, adult shows are only showed late at night, but with movies becoming more and more explicit, even bed time can’t stop the most determined child. Children’s problems in education and health are a direct result of the amount of TV watched. Violence and explicit themes on television have been a main benefactor in behavioral problems in children, causing educational issues as well.
Students having little to no conception of the issues occurring around them, decrease in the number of jobs, as well as spending free time moving backwards in technology rather than forwards are just some of the conflicts we would have to face. Television is considered a very powerful and useful tool in the world that we live in. Ultimately, life without televisions would drastically affect our world in a more negative rather than positive way. To begin, education would most certainly worsen throughout the world. Despite the development of the Internet, television is still one of the most important, likewise convenient sources of information in today’s world.
According to the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, “Between 16 and 33 percent of children and adolescents are obese” (American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry). That number is beyond outrageous. Steps must be taken to prevent this from continuing. Our children are our future; without them we won’t even have one. In a country where there is a vast amount of information available, many parents are ignorant to the ramifications or consequences of letting their children eat whatever they want in addition to the long term effect of allowing them to sit in front of a computer or television, as well as allowing them to play video games all day.
Though, in most cases, the speed of fulfilling tasks accelerates with the help of technology, many people do not realize that technology negatively affects society, and its considerable development has complicated life in a number of different ways. Technology has also effects on relations with family. Busy with different devices, family members cannot have such friendly atmosphere as they used to in the past. Before the invention of these devices, family members would sit together around the table and play games together. However, since the invention of video games, those kinds of entertainment have changed to games played individually, and the impact of such games on family relations is apparent.