The Advantages and Disadvantages of Ever Increasing Computer Technology

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of our ever-increasing use of computer technology? We are living in the modern developed society and it’s extremely difficult to imagine our casual life without computer technologies. Nowadays it’s hard to define any device as the earliest computer. Some years ago people needed to create some appliance which could make complicated calculations and control technical spheres of our life. New technology was invented to make the life easier but nobody thought about the consequences which sprang up because of technical revolution and computer development. So, our ever-increasing use of computers has not only profitable advantages but also appalling disadvantages. To begin with, computer technology has a positive influence upon all branches and spheres of our life. Of course, it’s a great source of information in the Internet and it is used all over the world to improve communication. People can keep their documents and information in the computer and send the mail without leaving the house. With modern computer technology some people don’t need to go to work and they can work at home. It’s easy to change and edit information without retyping all the text if you’ve made a mistake. Furthermore, all branches of science and industry use computer technologies. Computers are the basis of some technological solutions which were invented in order to use surgery or scanning the body. Another benefit of computer technology is that it creates the Internet, which has become nowadays the most important source of a variety of information. Moreover, it enables students to increase their knowledge and develop their research skills. Also modern computer technologies are used to communicate with each other around the world. Everyone can search information through the Internet and in addition, students don’t need to find information at libraries. On the one hand, as computer and Internet technology advances, it occupies more significant place in...
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