Essay on How Technology Has Changed Our Society
In recent years, advance technology has developed and in turns has change and adversely impacts our society. It also shows how technology of today affects our general way of interaction. The technology boom of today has taken away our traditional ways of communication which has negatively affected the life of many. Few of these effects area are lack of social skills, emotional disconnection and vanishing of family value.
Majority of us can sit for hours on any giving hand held technology playing games, chatting and other social activities without ever meeting or having direct interactions with them which in some case is a good thing. The problem arise when this changes and we are left with where to go but be out and socialize with a group of people outside our normal comfort zone e.g.; our home.
Using teenagers for example, finds it hard to fit into social event because they spend most of their time texting and using emoticons to express their feelings without ever altering a word. When this environment changes, it becomes impossible for these expressions to be put in real life and present an intellectual and meaningful conversation within a group of people.
Because of the lack of social exposure, many have poor concept of what to say and when to say it, while others may lack in active listening including being to understand other people’s social cues. This problem extends to adults as well not being able to make…