Is Google A Good Or Bad? Essay

1217 Words Sep 21st, 2016 5 Pages
It seems like the only way our universe and people function is with the developing of new things. The fact is that we humans get uninterested with the same old-fashioned ideas. It seem like our society is looking for more advancement in technology. With the internet and good old google it seems like this has become very popular in our society. Google has been our go to from spelling, map directions, Wikipedia and dictionary use to name a few. Whether this is a good or bad, quick searches and answers from google makes us a question to debate. While Google is very helpful and gives fast results, it has become a prominent change in the work ethic of Americans and is generating a culture of laziness. Technology has led to a decline in originality and the capability for people to think for themselves is continuing to diminish.
I think it 's safe to say that our culture tend to lean towards the demanding side. Demanding does not necessarily have a negative suggestion it just means that culture has needs that they expect to be met. Fast results are the things that everyone is after; people are always looking for the easiest way out. Some will argue that this is not a bad thing because it just means efficient work and the spread of knowledge. Steven Pinker makes claims at this in his article “Mind Over Mass Media”; “To encourage intellectual depth, don 't rail at PowerPoint or Google. It 's not as if habits of deep reflection, thorough research and rigorous reasoning ever came…

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