The Impact Of Smart Technology On Technology

1578 WordsOct 6, 20157 Pages
The Impact of Smart Technology Technology has improved so much over the last couple decades. One of the best and biggest technological advancements for this decade is the creation of Smart Technology. What is Smart Technology? By definition SMART is actually an acronym which stands for "Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology." It is used to protect and prevent errors in hard drives. The SMART technology basically monitors and analyzes hard drives, then checks the health of your hard drive and lets you know if there are any problems. The main purpose of SMART is to keep your hard drive running smoothly and prevent it from crashing. (Christensson 2006). Smart Technology is changing the way people around the world work, live, play, study, pay bills, shop and communicate. The effects of technology is becoming younger which is the reason Smart Technology has such a huge impact on the younger generations. Techno giants are aiming new technology at younger generations opposed to others, like mid-aged to elderly people who sometime struggle with technology functionality. Although, some elderly may not care or be concerned about modern technology they may not escape it, it is everywhere. Marshall Mcluhan warned, that technology will rewire so completely that we might be in danger of becoming their unwilling slave rather than their master. (nextnature.net/2009) A. Keen wrote in his 2015 edition of The internet is not the answer about the “hidden negatives outweigh the
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