advancement of technology has changed the way people communicate which helped
every individual to make more friendships and stay connected with each other. Technology
has altered people’s lifestyle and it is continuously making changes in everyone’s
life. In the past types of communications included vocal communication signals,
or other methods have replaced by the modern technology. A lot of technology advancement took place in 21st
century. It has become an important part of life. Actually advancement of
technology has given the access to many tools more easily and efficiently. Mostly
in communication, the technology people used to interact with others has
advanced to a better level. With the invention of telephone by Alexander Graham
bell in 19th century distance couldn’t stop people from getting
closer anymore. And then the internet was developed by making the process of
communication easier and even more possible. There are both positive and negative effects
of technological advancement for all humans all around the world.
New communication technology has affected
people in different ways. Most of the time, the positive side of the technology
people gets tons of benefits and take the maximum use of technology to communicate.
In earlier times, the communication is way different than today’s technology. People
had a few methods to communicate with others. Nowadays the communication
technology has improved and it has changed the way of communication for all. Actually
for example a person who live far from his family and his friends and he can
communicate with them any time and stay connected with them by the use of technology.
As internet is a free tool people use it frequently to communicate. They are online
networking websites like Facebook and Twitter which have become the most
popular for instant communication. These websites give the opportunity to connect
with family, friends and others even if they are thousands of miles apart. Communication
through the internet helps to expand the social circle. It brings people
together in different physical appearance, cultures, countries and who speak
different languages also. Mostly advancement of technology makes life easier for
everyone and improves ability to communicate.
There is a negative side of the
technological advancement as well. People might face a lot of difficulties
while communicating with the use of advanced technology. Indeed, the advanced
technology promotes bulling and stalking. When communicating through technology
people don’t speak or share ideas face to face, so that some may find it easy
to insult or threat others by messages or calls. Actually mobile phones have a
lot of beneficial for communication purposes but they are responsible for a lot
of problems. Usually people use mobile phones to call or text when they are
driving which causes to car crashes. Using advanced technology devices like
mobile phones may give some health problems as well. High usage of mobile
phones may effect on the sleep patterns. Especially, younger age people use
mobile phone at night with disrupted sleep. It increases the stress levels. And
also it increases the risk of getting eyesight problems. Issues in advance
technology create barriers between people and may make anxiety problems in
communicating by the use of technology.
People are more excited about using
the advanced technology because they love to use new technologies and
communicate with others using new features. It can be used by every person.
People always like to have new experience and talk to new people all around
world and build new friendships. The new technology has made the communication
cheap and effective.