We are all well aware of the word, technology, right? Oh, who am I kidding. Today’s world breathes technology. We bathe in it, we eat it, we even vomit it. In short, we are doomed without it, we can’t live without it. We are way too dependent on it. For a secular country, we are way too dependent on materialistic things. Modern technology has complete control over our lives. Technology impacts the environment, people and the society as a whole. Technology society and life or technology and culture refers to cyclical co-dependence, co-influence, and co-production of technology and society upon the other. It should come as no surprise that technology has vastly improved both the method and speed of communication all around the world. In the days of quills and scrolls, you sent off a letter and hoped for the best; in 2018, you can text, tweet, tumble, call, video-call, email, fax and “poke” if you have information that needs attention
• Technology has enhanced agriculture on Machinesed terms
With the modern technologies, small number of people can grow vast quantities of goods in a shorter period of time, with less input. This results into high yields. Technology has brought to the farmers, plowing , sowing , watering and harversting machines. Farmers also have hands on artificial fertilizer that adds value to the land and boost the growth of their crops. This increases their yield and production. Modern technology has also brought to us the manufacturing of genetic crops that grows faster and can resist diseases and pests. Farmers living in the dry areas, have water pumps and sprinklers that drive out water from river to their land. And thus helping in the growth of crops.
• ADVANCED TRANSPORTATION
Technology has a extremely mordernized our mode of transportation.Transportation, like all other technologies, can be viewed as a system. It is a series of parts that are interrelated.These parts all work together to meet a certain goal. Technology has improved transportations like: 1. Road transportation. 2. Air transports which is used by airplanes. 3. Water transportation which is used by speed boats and ships. Modern transports like automobiles, buses and trucks have improved their way of transportation of goods from place to place.
• WAY OF COMMUNICATION
Both society and organizations depend on communication to transfer information. People use technology to communicate with each other. Electronic media like radios, televisions, internet, social media have improved the way we exchange ideas which can develop our societies. All these mode of communications are use to voice the concern of people all across the world. Awareness is spread throughout all places by these means of communication.
•NEW METHOD OF LEARNING
Education is the backbone of our society. Many schools have been keep modernized educational infrastructure for success in the near future. They are aiming to improve the method of studying in a modernized way.Technologies like smart whiteboards, computers, mobile phones, iPads, projectors, and internet are being used in classrooms to boost student’s moral to learn. Visual learning is becoming an integral part of education and has been extremely helpful in learning subjects like maths , physics , chemistry etc. Now a days the business companies have invested money in various educational technologies which can be used by both teachers and their students.
In the past few decades there has been a revolution. The social impact of technology is huge because today we spend more time online than ever before and the Internet plays a key role in various areas of our lives. Modern technology has facilitated our lives. Machines have made all the difference in how we perceive time and efficiency, especially in high-tech industries where streaming data is the norm and the Internet is the foundation of business. Humans have come a long way since the cave-dwelling days of their ancestors. Technology is the reason why. It’s in cars and trains, computers and refrigerators; it gives the world electricity in the dark and entertainment during boredom. It saves lives. It saves time. It’s constant, and it’s everywhere.