Using Old Fashioned Ways And Technology

1248 Words Feb 10th, 2016 5 Pages
Most of the current generation is accustomed to the technology that has been created throughout the years. While some people may still prefer to use old-fashioned ways and technology, there are many reasons that today’s society has popularized digital devices and social media. Every day there is more technology being created around us and most likely will become just as popular as what we know today. A lot of technology has come from personal gain but has influenced the world little by little. It was once said “Technology… is a queer thing. It brings you great gifts with one hand, and it stabs you in the back with the other” C.P. Snow from New York Times. Even though technology has so many benefits, it can be dangerous and harmful. Frank Lloyd Wright wrote “If it keeps us, man will atrophy all his limbs but the push-button finger.” However, there are many ways that we do benefit from technology such as ease of communication, access to information, and serious advancements to society. Social medial became one of the biggest technological jumps in the history of technology. Not only is it possible to call family and friends, but it is possible to stream video of what is happening while communicating with them. If that isn’t enough, people are able to communicate across the globe with websites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more. These websites also have instant messengers that allow the users to send messages anywhere in the world instantaneously. It has never been…
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