Computers in Daily Life

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Computers In Daily Life
There is a need for more computers in everyday life, in homes, schools and on the job. The advancement of computer technology today in all facets of the world, and life are growing to the point that everyone will need a computer to carry out their everyday life. Computer technology today is at the threshold of making life easier for everyone in the world.
Computers are helping students get better grades in school, from help with homework over the internet to doing research for an essay at the local library. According to Rother (2004), "Technology has become ingrained in the educational process. It increases teacher productivity in a daily basis, enhanced student performance on key subjects, and improves student
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According to Malaysian Business (2001), "Computer games are making it big time on the silver screen. The explosive release of Tomb Raider and Final Fantasy's mysterious surroundings will provide a good fight to be the year's most profitable movie. Whatever the pull factor for the movie may be, it can't be denied that computers today play a key role in ensuring the success of the entertainment endeavor. While movies in the seventy and eighties had to rely on real stunts and recreation of original events, today, with help from superior performance computers, most of the difficult scenes like explosions, air crashes, lifelike dinosaurs, and mid-air chases on spitfires, are done using computers."
But on the other side of the coin a lot of people say that computers are not all that great, that computers don't help children learn in school, that computers are making life more complicated and that the World Wide Web is just a farce. According to Stoll (1995), "Baloney. Do our computer pundits lack all common sense? The truth is no on-line database will replace your daily newspaper, no CD-ROM can take the place of a competent teacher and no computer network will change the way government works.

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