Is Google Making Us Stupid?

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In the last fifty years, technology has and is still advancing above and beyond every single year. Apple comes out with a new iPhone every year and new games or gadgets. We are using the internet for basically any question we have, to communicate with others or even promoting anything. Technology has taken over everything we do in our daily lives. As Carr concluded in his story " Is Google Making Us Stupid?", he stated "as we come to rely on computers to mediate our understanding of the world, it is our own intelligence that flattens into artificial intelligence." Carr 's conclusion is a very accurate statement of what our world is becoming. Future generations will be carried on like this, consumed with the social media and computers to decide what the world is and what they should think. I believe strongly that computers do influence us a lot of our thinking, and even lowering our intelligence.
The more and more technology grows and keeps on doing things for us, is how we are creating this "artificial intelligence". Even my own use of computers can support this. I was born in 1998, I have seen the huge advancements with computers and cellphones. My first interaction and playing on a computer was at the age of 5 and I played on the Paint program and pinball. I loved playing it everyday. When we started using computers in school, I had to learn how to type and know the basics of computers. Now that I am 17, I simply cannot live without using the computer for homework and

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