Advancement in Technology: Good or Harm?

1497 Words Feb 25th, 2013 6 Pages
ADVANCEMENT IN TECHNOLOGY: GOOD OR HARM?
As technologies and sciences are improving, from radio to computers, people nowadays can have a totally different style life than before. More and more devices are invented making people's life easier. It is a good sign that people are improving as time goes on; however, it is also a challenge for youth. Many people, especially youths, now have more beneficial and luxurious life. Youth now gets more relaxing and lazy. As time goes on, it will be huge challenges for youth today. Health problem is one of the many challenges for youths today.
We are witnessing a phenomenal advancement in technology over the last three decades, and our citizens are experiencing remarkable social and cultural change.
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At least they could exercise while having fun with their friends, instead of just sitting on the couch or lying down on the bed with the phone raised up to your ear for hours and hours. Technology has made us lazy. It has made everything so easy, that we have taken full advantage of it and forgets that we’re just wasting our time in the end (straight up).
“are young only once, and if you work it right, once is enough.”
Nowadays as far as we could remember, Dr. Jose P. Rizal, our National Hero quoted, “The youth is the hope of the Fatherland.”
Come to think of it, could the youth become the pioneer generation to resolve the problems of our nation and achieve success in developing further? Where are the youth now? Are they still on their venture to achieve excellence You in the different fields of learning?
The 21st century is a time of modernization. It is undeniable that almost all things nowadays are under high technological manipulation. Cell phones, computers, appliances, different means of transportation and even the simplest gadgets that we use at home are now upgraded and brought to the next level.
Known for their creative thinking and curious minds, the young people are often aware of the latest things around them. Whenever they see new things, they would become eager to know how that thing works.
Modernization is creating a bad impact among the youth. Instead of getting in touch with their studies, most of them