Negative Essay On Technology : The Benefits Of Technology

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Thao Tran
Mr. Abraham Tarango
English G100 - 50249
December 10, 2017

Technology
The technology is now more advanced, but besides the benefits it brings, it also causes harm to people. Technology advances show people a more efficient way to do things, and these processes get results. For example, education has been dramatically advanced by the technological advances of computers. Students can learn on a global scale without ever leaving their classrooms. Agricultural processes that once required dozens upon dozens of human workers can now be automated, thanks to advances in technology, which means cost-efficiency for farmers. Medical discoveries occur at a much more rapid rate, thanks to machines and computers that aid in the research process and allow for more intense educational research into medical matters.
The more advanced society becomes technologically, the more people begin to depend on computers and other forms of technology for everyday existence. This means that when a machine breaks or a computer crashes, humans become almost disabled until the problem is resolved. This kind of dependency on technology puts people at a distinct disadvantage because they become less self-reliant. At the same time, human workers retain less value, which is a disadvantage of technological advances. Because machines automate processes and do the work of 10 people with one computer, companies find they don't need to employ as many people to get the job done. As machines and computers
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