Technology has changed how humans interact with each other socially, how people purchase products and how the workplace functions, notes Megan Rose Dickey for Business Insider. Internet and Internet technologies are a strong force behind societal-changing communication and technology.Know More
The advent of Internet social networking and mobile phones has changed how often humans interact with each other and how they stay connected. Multitasking and filling up time with communication technology challenges actual productiveness. The use of the postal service to mail cards and letters, telephone books, newspapers and telegrams have plummeted. Book stores and music stores are no longer needed. The Internet has changed the way political campaigns are conducted, and people can diagnose their own medical problems or search for free legal advice on the Web.
Wi-Fi technologies change how public transportation works. Robotics has changed the workplace providing for some tasks to be completed by automated systems. Applications and online shopping allow purchases to be made using a bar code app or PayPal. Technology has made wristwatches obsolete since electronic devices have clock displays. The foundation of privacy principles are forever changed with photo-sharing sites such as Instagram and Flickr. People sleep less, work less and spend less time physically together socializing and communicating when using technology.
Computers have made an impact on society by creating new job opportunities, improving business transactions and creating new communication channels. Other impacts of computers on the society are the improved education and learning processes, worldwide access to information and enhanced security and law enforcement.Full Answer >
The invention of the camera changed the world by allowing people to highlight social norms, but also by allowing for documentation of perverted desires, by creating new ways to be insensitive, by documenting parts of everyday life, by creating a new venue for advertising and by changing journalism and allowing people to create documentaries.Full Answer >
Technology is important in today's society because it creates business competitiveness, economic growth and addresses the challenges of the present. With economic growth, a country is able to create more employment for its people.Full Answer >
Getting shot feels like getting hit with a sledgehammer to some people, according to a testimony recorded by Business Insider. This can often be followed by a lack of control over bodily functions and a feeling of warmth from the blood.Full Answer >