Do Modern Means of Communication Make Our Society Better or Worse

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Do modern means of communication make our society better or worse? Modern communication has become an essential and inescapable part of our life. Our means of interaction have been improved to the fullest and we are now connected to others through the fastest and most reliable means of communication. So in a way or another, modern communication has provided us a privilege of keeping in touch with our relatives all over the world. To analyze the bigger picture, let's compare communication these days to that one used years ago. Whenever we have a difficulty, we can easily pick our mobile phone and express ourselves to someone standing on the other side of the globe. On the other hand, before eighteens, when none of these communications were available, people would wait entire days just to get a telegram, which would mostly arrived later than it was expected. So, from this point of view, we should be grateful to all the achievement that modernization has brought to us. But if we believe that communication depends on physical interactions then modern communication is a non-profitable tool. I don't think that it can ruin our society, but it will of course cause it to be less effective. Moreover, people nowadays are stuck to their computers, ignoring the real life, and trying to get everything out of some buttons and screens. Expected to invigorate us, this manner is keeping us away from the contact with real life and enervating us. Is needn't to travel to meet a friend, or post an invitation anymore. Just sign in from your virtual account and you can share information with them for hours and days. In addition, as long as we are very social in our activities and have face to face communications on a daily basis and electronics do not rule our life, I think that modern communication is a vast leap forward for our society. I mean we can still download information, and finish our tasks quite faster even without being addicted to these forms of interactions. I believe it...
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