C Kerrigan Health -tech (ADULT) (benefits of technology (easier to stay in…
C Kerrigan Health -tech (ADULT)
benefits of technology
easier to stay in touch with people because its sometimes hard to move
Learn what is going on around and just random facts to keep your mind sharp.
easier to meet new people and stay in touch with old friends with dating apps and messaging apps etc.
harms of tech
if you have ear buds on than its super easy to have your music to loud cause you get used to the noise so u dont turn it down and it effects your hearing long term.
tech can make users easily distracted,impatient and continuously bored
tech makes users forget about important info, communicate in short hand and be unable to think deeply about things
potential consequences of missuses
Sometimes you can click on something that your not sure of and its a virus so the person on the other end wants you to pay money to get your stuff back.
there many addictions people can have online like, vedeo games,gambling buying etc.
Some people have their credit cards stolen and people misuse credit cards and that act is called fraud. This is when people use others credit cards.
examples of useful tech
Tractors are very useful because they help bring in food to the grocery stores faster than oxen and donkeys.
Car manufacturing companies use robots to increase build quality,labor and to reduce time
Another example is an ultrasound in the hospital to detect what's going on in the inside of the human body
in america 64% of the households are home to at least one person that plays video games regularly.
72% of american gamers are 18 and older
70% of parents say that video games are a positive part of their child's life