Technology And Its Impact On Our Lives Essay

935 Words Mar 21st, 2016 4 Pages
Computers and technology at large have change the lives of many people in the world both positively and negatively. Computers have unveiled many things which have greatly influenced our lives. This has made many teachers and students to adopt their use in classrooms. However, the use of computers in our classrooms have been characterized by over reliance on them. Cyber space have also played key roles in our lives. For instance there is increase in the number of research paper done each day while, on the other hand, pornography watching by students have increased. These can be controlled through regulations and legislation from the governing bodies. However, the author says that ‘Cyberspace is a voluntary destination’ and “Regardless of how many laws or lawsuit are launched, regulation won’t work”. However, many people have used the virtual books for their own benefit helping them to write good research papers. This paper will critically analyze the literature behind the use of technology, mainly computers, to see how they have influenced our lives both positively and negatively. The paper will also look at the effectiveness of computers usage in our classrooms today.
Computers are an advantage to learners in both scientific and technological education as compared to books. Approximately 2 billion dollars has been used to in purchase of more than 2 million computers in America (Gelemter, 1994). However, computers are awaited in a religious fear in both the poor and well up…

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