Essay on Impact Of Technology On Our Society

1158 Words Dec 22nd, 2015 5 Pages
Social media and technology takes a huge role in our lives, which causes a lot of negative impact on our society. People often get engrossed in a new technology or any applications that are out for the public. New technologies that are invented or innovated can have a positive outcome to our society. It can help people in various ways: such as, maintaining economic growth, globalization, socializing and distance education. Although technology has positive impacts on our society the negative impacts overshadows the positive. Social media and technology can have enormous negative influence on our society: such as, creating isolation (anti-socialism), sedentary lifestyle, destruction, greater pollution, energy consumption, bullying and other negative social consequences. It’s no secret that if a survey about social media and technology is conducted that most people would tell the good side of it. What most people fail to realize is that technology can create a huge problem among society. It’s not all positive outcome that we experience through technology. One of the many reason that technology is bad for society is the lack of communication with others and creating isolation. Social media is not connecting people but rather driving people apart. It’s apparent that teenagers waste their time on any social media. Social media consumes people’s time and money and creates isolation. Social media intends to connect people and globalize people more, but the people who use it…

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