How Have Electronic Devices Changed Our World?

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Have a little read: ... How Have Electronic Devices Changed Our World? An analysis of the changes due to technology This essay will discuss the past implications of technological progression and the affect it will continue to have on this world. Miss Tejal 4/18/2010 Technology is neither good nor bad, nor even neutral. Technology is one part of the complex of relationships that people form with each other and the world around them; it simply cannot be understood outside of that concept - Samuel Collins, a doctor in the 17th Century[1]. The topic of this essay is electronic gadgets and the impact they have had on our lives. This essay will discuss both the positive and negative aspects of this controversial topic and whether it will lead us to prosperity or devastation, success or downfall. In this country and other developed countries, technology is a part of our everyday lives. We are surrounded by machines and technological articles, but is it a curse or a blessing? Like every other scientific progression, technology has changed the world, but whether it is for the best of our planet or the worst is yet to be decided. Imagine a life without an oven to cook food for you or having to salt food that you wish to conserve as opposed to simply placing it in a refrigerator. The truth is that most of us would be terrified at the prospect of living without these luxuries as they do massively reduce human effort, but what happens when the envelope is pushed and machines step over the line. Technology is all around us and has been developed for our benefit. For instance, people wanted an easy form of communication, the telephone was invented. People needed information fast, thus was created the internet. The fact is that technology had made us who we are today, some argue it has made us lazy as everything we do has something in one shape or form to do with technology but

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