Technology easing life is a debate that will have people giving thumbs ups all over even though it has pros and cons.
Years that pass by come with developments that seem to stay long and better human life but though fade out with time. Pros attached to technological advancement give firm grounds to the reality that Tech is here to stay albeit with frequent improvements.
Technology and Life
It has eased information sharing. Live streaming is the new trend that has taken up new media. One can use his/her telephone or computer to get information all over the globe.
Online courses have revolutionized education. Gone are the days of going to the Diaspora to acquire education unless on exceptional cases. Online courses are delivered across borders by different foreign universities.Country based universities too provide such services to individuals that feel like school is a no go zone.
Though technology is doing away with socialization among family and friends in another way, it is bringing families and friends together through connecting them on different media plat forms.
It has also democratized media than in the days where it was a role of professional journalists to deliver news. Anyone anywhere can use the internet to deliver information. Most mobile phone handsets now come with pre-installed social and messaging applications.
Though technology is a way to go in this era, this engine of globalization has a strong negative effect 0n cultures which is erasing identity of different groups globally.