In recent decades, technology has introduced people pieces of modern products and gradually changed our lives. With no doubt, technology has enhanced the gap between human on different sides of the world and brought them into global village. Technological advancements extend our realm of influence even in driving a car, sending a spam E-mail or even planting a bomb. The vivid example is that computer not only talks to us, but we can talk and give them instructions. The cell phones are getting smaller, even one half the size they were two or three years ago. Here are fundamental changed impacts of technology in daily life.
Telephone was replaced by iPhone.
In the past, people were waiting for the prime-time schedules of television networks. Nowadays, thanks to the benefits of Hulu and Netflix, we can choose different favorite shows and rewatch your entire missed programs.
Instead of waiting nervously for the phone call, people nowadays spend time on waiting for e-mail, messages on Facebook or IM in front of the computer.
For decades in the past, it was self-conscious to send out and recognize flirtation signals from opposite gender. Nowadays, the enthrallment to smartphones and iPhones becomes a cachet of sexiness, leaving lots of flirt signals unanswered.
In the past, the controversial subjects were expressed in a few words, stick them in cars. Today, Twitter is the big and crowded forum for chatting, debating and sharing stream-of-consciousness insights.
In the old days, invitation was sent by post office and you hardly knew if your guests would attend or not. Today, Facebook assists you on creating events and indicating the guests.
Television is getting thinner; meanwhile people are getting bigger
Easy and inexpensive way of snapping photo assists people to take pictures as much as they wish. However, it is a matter of physical space if they need to store them all. In modern technology, an extra drive space will solve the problem.
In the past, public lives of children were controlled visibly by parents. Now, parents control children by making friends with their children on Facebook or Twitter.
In the past, people spent the equal money on both buying computer and building a room to keep it. Nowadays, computer appears just no bigger than a lunchbox.
In the past, people walking by themselves and talking loudly were almost crazy. Today, it is assumed that they are using Bluetooth headset.
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