How Technology Has Taken Over Our Brains By Controlling Us

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I live in a world where everywhere I turn I recognize people on their phones or other gadgets. As I start to think about it, I notice how technology has taken over our brains by controlling us. You may not own a phone, but you own a tablet/IPAD. You may not own a tablet/IPAD, but you own an IPOD. You may not own an IPOD, but you own a computer. If you own all of the above, you have consequently lost the battle. If you think about it, what do these all have in common? The Internet. The devices are only valuable if the Internet functions. Many people favor in saying that electronic devices are a negative influence, or that it has made us lazy. If you get rid of the Internet, it’s a whole new different story. The Internet is the key to…show more content…
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