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Are We Becoming To Dependent On Technology? Bassam wakim 4/1/2013

People have become overly dependent on technology. “ Text me, see you on facebook, send me an e-mail” and many more of these words and terms that we are repeating theme more than ten times in our daily lives not only as a matter of social prestige, but because it reflects a picture of our daily lives. Cell phones, MP3, internet and many other modern technologies have become essential components of the lives. How many of us feel at loss and lack the ability to focus when you forget our cell phones somewhere, but once we have it back in our hands its as if we found treasure? How many hours do we in front of computer screens, messaging and chatting? Our earphones are deafening our ears with modern music and isolating us from everything that surrounds us, it is as if the whole world has become reduced and viewed only in a 14 inch screen.
Modern technology affects our daily lives in every way and shaped our generation to the way it is. Why and how is this happening? What are the consequences of us as individuals and our social environment? With increasing impact of technology with its different effects on the life of teenagers and young generations , most studies call these young people to stay away, even temporary, from modern technology, pointing out that they need a short break between now and then to restore the spirit and enjoy the life and return to reality away from cyber space. We must control technology rather than have the technology controlling us. For example, we can talk about the problems that we have with computers, because when a…...

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