The Impact Of Technology On Our Lives Essay

1136 Words Dec 14th, 2015 null Page
Nowadays, most people lived a very different life with many different reality. We had our work reality, our family reality, our religious affiliation reality, our interest reality, our vacation reality, and many others. All of these reality represented different area and expect of your life. And we meet different people in each specific area. It becomes our social network. Many people technology to connect others. It is now an uncontested fact that technology is pervasive throughout our lives. But how do technology impacting our relationship?
According to the Nielsen survey published at 2014, the average American spends 11 hours on social media, and more than half of that time is spent looking at a smartphone or tablet. It is a huge amount of hours, and it shows that technology is pervasive throughout our lives. In my opinion, technology is benefiting us on relationship. First of all, people are using web-based technology and media to support relationships. As an international student, I left my home country and study aboard. I have family in my home country and I want to keep the relationship as good as before. Therefore, I used different kind of web-based technology and media to keep contact. Skype, “whatapps” and “wechat” are the software that I used to contact them. It is all free and there is no barrier, it means there is no cost to use those media and convenience. When I am using video call, I feel like I am still living with my family and it really helped me to…

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