How Technology Simplifies Modern Life

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Introduction The relevance of technology cannot be overstated. Indeed, unlike two or three decades ago, technology has today become intertwined with our lives. It is difficult to imagine of how life would be without technology. In this text, I explore how technology simplifies modern life. How Technology Simplifies Modern Life How would life be without technology? Although many are the times we take technology for granted, it is highly unlikely that life would continue being the same without technology (as we know it). For instance, refrigeration would cease being as convenient forcing us to go back to traditional refrigeration methods. Further, most of the gains made so far particularly in the medical field, i.e. in regard to laser eye surgery, would be rolled back. To begin with, technology has made both local and international travel extremely easy. Today, thanks to technology, it would take me a few minutes to transit from one city to another using our superfast modern railway systems. Similarly, air travel has also become relatively fast due to advances in technology. This is more so the case given that unlike before, better and more advanced flight handling devices continue to make airport operations more efficient. For this reason, business people no longer have to contend with the traditional geographical barriers that acted as a hindrance to business a few decades ago. Technology has also made things much easier in the education sector. In the words of Hope
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