English Composition and Research
Argument Essay #1
August 1, 2012
Computer, phones, internet and latest gadgets such as GPS devices are not anymore unusual thing in our daily life. People start to use those technological inventions as their daily life needs. People’s life style has blend together with technology. Although most of the people think that technology had made out life easier, in my opinion its making us overly dependent on those technologies.
Today’s generation is becoming much lazier than the earlier generation. This is because they are too dependent on technologies. Some of them are unable to do things on their own. For example, some people depend on grass-cutting machines to clean their lawn, while they can just do it without it. I guess it’s a way for them to be innovative verses being productive. Another example is, today’s youth generation can’t separate with their mobile phones. They feel like they lost someone in their family if the phone if not in their hand. This clearly shows us how much people depending on technologies.
Most of the powerful countries are dependent on their industrial power to stabilize their status. Technology made industrial development to increase rapidly. Industries depend more on machines then human power. This newly unanticipated robotic technology makes human workers to be totally ignored in some factories. Besides that, mobile technology makes our lives even faster. As devices become lighter and more powerful we no longer have to wait until we arrive at our destination. We can do almost anything while on the road. In this fast paced world, people without a laptop or mobile devices are the ones who are left behind on their work. Back in the day, people communicated through letters. But nowadays, some people lose thousands of money if there is no email service for one hour.
On the other hand, people say that technology reflects how fast human kind has evolved and civilized. They think...