Technology is a great thing. It has brought us the Internet, mobile phones and countless medical innovations. However, technology does have a downside in that our reliance on it can reduce some of our overall capabilities.

Read an email or a text these days, and you’ll see how far our writing and spelling skills have plummeted in the smartphone age. These days it’s getting so that many teenagers think you actually spell “because” as “bcuz.” A lack of spelling can hurt kids when they go to fill out job applications.You can find a quick rundown Read the rest of this entry »

May 27, 2013

Technology prices are constantly dropping, making smartphones, tablets, and computers accessible to a greater portion of the population. With all of these technological options at our fingertips, it is hard to determine how much technology is the right amount to use on a daily basis.

If you find that most of your conversations take place via a technological device, you may be using too much technology. Regularly take the time to sit down and have a meal or a beverage with friends; leave your phone in your pocket to get the most out of this interaction. Read the rest of this entry »

Buying technology to solve a perceived problem or desire is all too common in today’s world where consumers buy the latest gadgets just for the sake of owning the latest products to hit the market.

Do you really need the latest computer with a brand new operating system? Consumers flock to stores, eager to buy the latest computer although none of their current gadgets is compatible with the new computer. If a new computer helps you work better or get more Read the rest of this entry »

Examples Of Severe Technological Dependencies And How To Cope

How To Cut The Internet Habit
There is no doubt that technology is amazing and awe-inspiring. In fact, we should be grateful everyday for how technology has made our lives easier. Furthermore, technology has allowed us to travel to places faster, to cook our food faster, to coordinate our schedules better and to live our lives better. However, there is also a drastic downside to technology. Read the rest of this entry »

Overindulging in technology can cause users to waste a great deal of time, but it can also be accompanied by several health ramifications that users fail to think about. Those experiencing any of these health issues due to their technology use may want to reconsider how many hours they spend staring at a screen each day.

Carpel tunnel syndrome can cause pain and tingling in the hand due to nerve pressure in the wrist. Those who overindulge in technology may suffer from carpel tunnel syndrome because small, repetitive movements (like typing on a keyboard) are one Read the rest of this entry »

May 14, 2013

It is never easy to admit to any addiction, and a technology addiction is no different. Anyone who has ever wondered if they could be addicted to their gadgets may want to check out the information below.

People who spend ever-increasing time using smartphones, tablets, and computers may be suffering from a technology addiction. Failing relationships with family and friends, uncompleted household duties, and dishonesty about the use of technology may also be indicative of an addiction. Read the rest of this entry »