How Technology Has Changed Our Lives
Technology has allowed us to connect with people with ease, and has made many tasks so much easier. From desktops to iPhones, the world we live in allows us to communicate with anybody with wireless access with just a couple of clicks of the mouse. From listening to our favorite music, to going to the mall, technology has made everyday life more convenient. We can text on cellphones, connect on social networking sites and video chat on Skype with little to no effort at all. It really is amazing to see how much technology has advanced and what it allows us to do today. Even though it seems like technology has reached its limits and will stop changing, it’s still improving and will probably stop improving itself. Just twenty years ago, personal computers became small and affordable enough for families to buy and use them at home. Technology now is a concept that we cannot survive without; an average North American person needs technology, to eat, to entertain, to cook, and to do many other daily functions. Lets face it we need technology to survive. But this is to an extent, for example a computer can be one of mans best friends, it helps us write documents such as the one you are currently reading, it helps us obtain knowledge through the internet, and it helps us entertain ourselves with games, movies, and music. Since then, technology has shown no signs of stopping or even slowing down.It almost makes you wonder how people lived just fifty years ago. Imagine attempting to live the way your grandparents, or grandparents did, seems unimaginable right? Now within the last ten years, technology has sky rocketed. I remember having to argue with my sisters to get off the phone because I wasn’t able to get on the internet due to dial-up. Not to mention, waiting five minutes just so that the AOL instant messenger could finally connect without interruption. How about calling your friends from a house phone? I don’t...
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