Technology And Its Effect On Society Essay

1390 Words Nov 17th, 2014 null Page
Technology has taken its place in society as a priority and many people have come to accept that, no matter how young or how old. We live in a world where everything is instant. Instant messaging, constant communication, and even accessible knowledge at our fingertips whenever we want it. The problem with it is whether or not we can control how much we use it. This is the problem all young people have today and many of the problems stem from accessibility 24/7 and not learning to control it and keep their life in balance while retaining social skills. Advancements in technology have the world in frenzy for more. It encourages greediness and other characteristics likewise. A large amount of commercials on television today are either about the new phone coming out or some company trying to give some sales pitch to persuade whether or not to come to their company and get a smart phone. This invention has truly changed the world, this along with tablets, televisions, smart watches, and smart cars have quickly launched themselves to the head of the pack. We live in a world where it is more normal to have a television, a smart phone, and a car but have a small, run down house and own hand-me-down clothes because of the crave to have the new and expensive stuff. There is more of a need to be connected with the world at all times through social media and instant messaging than to have put your phone down and have a face to face conversation with the person sitting right next to…

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