Zavatskaya Liliya CSSE 124R
According to a recent study, the more time people use the Internet,the less time they spend with real human beings. Should we worry about the effect this is having on social interaction or should we see the Internet as a way of opening up new communication possibilities worldwide? What are your views?
When the computer has appeared, no one guessed that discovery like Internet may appear. With its arrival people were able to share information faster than regular mail, find anything for school or work, they do not sit in stuffy libraries, not try to look for books in single copies, and so on. List of advantages of this discovery is long, but also there are some disadvantages. One of the main disadvantages is the "life" in the virtual world. Now people acquaint calmly on the Internet, play online games, etc., the consequences are different, from laziness to restraint. In the risk group users who have problems with work or school, family or friends who have difficulties in communicating, striving to the care of real life. Incognito Internet users provides them an excellent opportunity to create online characters, escape from emotional problems or difficulties from simple life. Real emotions replaced by smiles on the Internet, normal linguistic communication lost, we stop exist as real people, we lost names, there are different nicknames, if you have a lot of “likes” on your page, then you are more popular. This is called Internet addiction. At the initial stage of Internet addiction, in the fact, can manifest that people feel emptiness, depression, anger outside the computer. Because of the increasing time, spent on the Internet people do not have time to do any household affairs. There are a constant desire to check social networks, inability to stop playing online games and spending money on them. Of course, communication on the Internet is more convenient, people can chat with friends without leaving home, forward messages to...
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