The Negative Effects Of Social Media And Technology And Its Effects

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Social Media and Technology effects Social media and technology takes a huge role in our lives, which causes a lot of negative impact on our society. People often get engrossed in a new technology or any applications that are out for the public. New technologies that are invented or innovated can have a positive outcome to our society. It can help people in various ways: such as, maintaining economic growth, globalization, socializing and distance education. Although technology has positive impacts on our society the negative impacts overshadows the positive. Social media and technology can have enormous negative influence on our society: such as, creating isolation (anti-socialism), sedentary lifestyle, destruction, pollution, energy…show more content…
It seems totally irrelevant that any kind of technology can cause pollution, but the answer might surprise a lot of people: organization and companies that produce and manufacture technological devices are consuming a lot of energy and creating pollution. The amount of energy used to create any technological device is highly increasing every year. Whenever a new device is being manufactured it comes with a consequence of pollution. One of the negative effects of technology’s blast in recent years is the increasing consumption. Electronics needs more electricity, which leads us to consuming more energy and paying more for it in order to run our technology. Consuming energy literally means pollution, which is not good news for our ecosystem. Our environment gets polluted when automobiles release carbon monoxide and organic compounds released to the atmosphere. Gasoline use also is a major source of air pollution like organic compounds. According to (The 10 Worst Modern Causes of Air Pollution." How We 're Destroying Earth: 10 Worst Modern Causes of Air Pollution. Ed. Editorial A. Staff. Curiosity Aroused, June-July 2015. Web. 20 Dec. 2015.) Technology plays a major role on the air pollution by automobile emissions, fuel combustion, dust, industrial process, gasoline terminals, waste disposal and radioactive. These are the major means for pollution and…show more content…
Social media gives the ability to be a bully and in the same time it can also make a person a victim of bullying. There are many several cases that an individual gets bullied through social media. While creating many social medias like Facebook, Twitter, and snapchat, the creators intentions is to let people express themselves and interact with one another. Web developers and the people who create social medias are also the one responsible for loneliness, depression, morbid thoughts, and also bullying. Given a social media everyone wants to open up to another person and communicate with their peers and families. Although social media are mostly intended for social interaction, some people use it as a device to bully another. People interact virtually than they interact each other in person. Cyber bullying creates an emotional and psychological effects on a person. The worst part of cyber bullying is that no one admits experiencing cyber bullying because of the shame, embarrassment and the fear of being bullied further. According to (Wells, Joshua. "Cyber-Bullying and Its Effect on Our Youth." Cyber-Bullying and Its Effect on Our Youth. American Osteopathic Association, 15 July 2015. Web. 21 Dec. 2015.) bullying is left unattended among teenagers and kids. They often act anxious and appear less confident. Therefore living kids unsuccessful with their academic progress and other activities. Social media can cause huge
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