Computer Habit

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Chapter 1
Introduction

Days passed quickly which led us in a very modern world. Technology is continuous developing that resulted into many devices that helped us a lot. Computers became essential part of our lives. Technically speaking, the computer is any counting device. But in the context of modern technology, we will define the computer as an electronic device capable of interpreting and executing programmed commands for input, output, computation, and logic operations. Computer habits could be categorized on how many hours you spent in computer, purpose of using computer, and what application you commonly open. Among several advantages of computers, access to the Internet is hailed to be an advantage that has shaped the way we communicate. The health care field has gone through a revolution after computers have been introduced in our society. Uses of computer in the medical field have been immense. Computers have been integrated with almost all medical technologies to improve accuracy in results. The uses of computer in business grown fast and have a great impact in selling the product. As computers started to be used in business establishments, the processing of work got more stabilized. Computers don’t just have advantages but also disadvantages. Violation of Privacy is one example of disadvantage. Confidential files and information can be seen in computer. Health Risks, prolonged or improper computer use can lead to head injuries or disorders. It also cause deterioration of sight, Laziness, instead of having a good habit or exercise people tends to sit and use their computer. It also causes unproductive activities. It also destroys the study habit of a student and result of having poor grades. Today’s generation, almost all people know how to use computer even those children who still learning how to read and write. For students and other adults, computers are very important thing to them. We want to know what the importance of computer to their...
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