THINK ABOUT TECHNOLOGY AND HOW IT HAS CHANGED COMMUNICATION WITH SMARTPHONES AND SOCIAL MEDIA. THINK ABOUT CLOUD COMPUTING, CROWDSOURCING, ONLINE JOBS AND SO MUCH MORE. WHERE YOU THINK TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY ARE HEADED IN THE NEAR FUTURE. IT’S GOING TO BE INTERESTING TO SEE FOR SURE.
Remember the days when people would try to dream up the future based on computers and all of the possibilities, and they would think of all kinds of wild things. I thought of them myself too as a child, guessing what the future would be like. Worst case scenario, computers would take over the world, right?
Well, they have, just not the way that people would imagine that happening. One way that computers control society is that they make everything much more convenient. Therefore, people want to always take the shortcut and use the easy way to get business done, to communicate with people and to do just about everything.
Think about technology and how it has changed communication with smartphones and social media. Think about cloud computing, crowdsourcing, online jobs and so much more. Where you think technology and society are headed in the near future. It’s going to be interesting to see for sure.
Technology has changed all the appliances people use on a daily basis as well. Everything is now electronic it seems like no matter what you’re using, and it’s very interesting to see how technology has also fueled the need for alternative energy.
Technology has improved society in ways, but there are both the pros and cons. You have to look at both sides to determine if technology helps or hinders a certain part of your life. Chances are, you have a very difficult time staying away from technology in order to keep up with this world’s pace.
While that may be the case, I have found many ways to avoid technology. I do work online, but I have essentially given up social media for personal use and I no longer have a cellphone. It’s very liberating if you ask me.Continue Reading...