How Technology Affects Relationships

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In my most recent blog post I spoke about how technological advancements as well as how dating services has made it more difficult for the youth and adults of society to sustain healthy relationships. Twice as many young adults ages 25-30 first viewed pornography before puberty than did the next generation. Which is a very staggering amount of people loosing their virginities to virtual reality. Only one in 20 young adults and one in 10 teens say their friends think viewing pornography is a bad thing. Our generation has gotten very comfortable with technology that not only do they lose their virginities to technology now teens have became more comfortable establishing social groups of friends online. ‪50% of teens have let someone know they were interested in them romantically by friending them on social media. ‬ Not only teens are doing this while a large amount of…show more content…
While 66% of teens and young adults with cavalier attitude towards pornography, have received a sexually explicit image and 41% have sent one an which is usually (from/to their boy/girlfriend or friend)". For the most part porn has gone mostly digital. Which in another study the found that 54% of people use porn because it's fun. Following the previous stats 71% of adults, 85% of teens and young adults who have viewed pornography did so using online videos. A lot of these stats are heart trenching and sadly not even the whole wicked reality. Society has become more comfortable talking to social media that they rather miss out on engaging and interacting with an actual human being in front of them. Social media has now become the dream world people consider themselves living amongst. The issue with living in a dream world of porn and exposure is, it all sets a realistic standard . Technology and media alone has made this point to be reliable by cramming our minds with reality television and glamorized movie scripts from the
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