The Importance Of Technology In Society

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Technology is prevalent in today’s society and functions in many aspects of basic daily routines. With cell phones, drones, artificial intelligence and even social media platforms, the world is thriving in the digital age. Although technology provides a seemingly infinite number of accommodations to simplify basic human life, it also presents an array of new challenges. As a technology driven society, individuals are inundated with technology around every corner with no escape. The major contributing culprit of intrusive pieces of technology includes the modern cell phone. This piece of technology provides an assortment of practical applications that many would argue they could not survive a day without. Although useful, many individuals overlook…show more content…
Although an individual may feel passionate about their conversation and find it appropriate to speak loudly or use profanity while walking or biking, the surrounding environment does not share the same level of passion. These boisterous individuals quickly become a nuisance. Not only is it unacceptable to practice such behavior in a public situation, but checkout lines are not exempt from this etiquette. Although the article identified many valid phone etiquette practices, the list continues to grow substantially as technology consumes a greater part of…show more content…
Overall, the world has experienced great advancement in cellular technology since the flip-phone era. Despite the opportunity cell phones provide, phone etiquette is essential. The article introduced many basic concepts, but additional rules considered include Bluetooth conversations, serious text messages, interpreting text messages, appropriate times to text or call, and even hostage group text message situations. Despite the infinite list of negative cell phone experiences, it is important to embrace technology and remain mindful of proper
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