Technology And Its Effect On Society

1204 Words Oct 4th, 2016 5 Pages
Introduction to the topic
Over the years technology’s growth in the world is increasing very rapidly, and new innovations are coming along each and everyday. Technology is the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes, especially in industry. There is no denying that the impact of technology in the world today is huge, now technology has made it to the palm of our hands with the iPhone and continuing to expand. My generation has grown up on technology so I can’t imagine how my life would be with out it, older people may say it has ruined the lives of youth. In my opinion it has made us smarter but the more portable it gets it makes society blind to the everyday outside activities of the world, however it has not “ruined the youth.” Technology causes defects in social skills, health issues, and a crutch to upcoming youth. Technology can be sorted into two distinct categories of how it affects our society today in a negative way and how it influences activities and operations of today.

Defects in social skills
Technology has a control on society. Truthfully we have a tendency to expertise this result in our daily lives. It’s an impression on the expansion of the economy, our culture and our living standards. Most of the time we are meeting new people through social networks and not actually face to face. Due to social networking face-to-face communication is slowly decreasing. Social media gives people the effect of knowing one another without knowing one…
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