The Benefits of Technolgy for Humanity

1088 Words5 Pages
Although there are negatives with us using technology, the positives overshadow them. Technology blesses us with live news coverage, helps us with everyday tasks and gives us quick reliable sources. Technology is a huge benefit on humanity as long as we limit our amount of time using it. Society needs to appreciate and use the technology we have without abusing it.
Technology allows us to know what is happening, the very second it’s happening ( Technology Changing The World 3). One example is September 11, 2001, Americans were able to know that we were under attack by terrorist and were also able to witness the second plane hit the World Trade Center. Americans were able to view the event on television and online; technology gave us the privilege of knowing and viewing the attack live. Other examples include nationwide gripping stories; O.J. Simpson, Casey Anthony and the George Zimmerman/ Trayvon Martin case. These stories catch our attention and we want to know the latest in the case. Video of O.J. Simpson’s car chase interrupted a live football game coverage, this made the case more appealing to Americans. We wanted to know if he would be found guilty or not guilty. The Casey Anthony case is one of the biggest cases against a mother. Most Americans including moms thought she should have been found guilty for the killing of her baby. George Zimmerman killing Trayvon Martin was made such a big case because racial tension may have been involved. George Zimmerman was a member of the neighborhood watch program and Trayvon Martin was a unarmed high school student walking through the neighborhood. The main reason that the case gained such popularity was that the killing seemed to be racial profiling and also got very political. The ...

... middle of paper ...

...s invalidated and suspended from high school. These students ruined a big part of their lives just because they didn’t want to take their test. Some students plagiarize because of the pressure they feel to do perfect on a certain assignment and to go to college. Others do it because they are lazy and want the easy way out. It looks like this problem will not completely end anytime soon. We need to take responsibility of ourselves and do our own work, so this problem can decrease and eventually go away.
Although there are negatives with us using technology, the positives overshadow them. Technology blesses us with live news coverage, helps us with everyday tasks and gives us quick reliable sources. Technology is a huge benefit on humanity as long as we limit our amount of time using it. Society needs to appreciate and use the technology we have without abusing it.

    More about The Benefits of Technolgy for Humanity

      Open Document