What it means to be a Human in the information age

The widespread use of new media technology today allows for people all around the world to connect and share information quickly and easily. This board represents some of the positive and negative aspects of an open internet community and how new media technology changes the way we live our lives.
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Internet communities may offer individuals a place to discover different parts of their identity that they may not get to explore in other parts of their life. Some individuals may feel more comfortable sharing their true identity on the internet and may be more willing to interact socially through media technology than face to face

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With the increase in use of technology in our daily lives also comes the increase in having devices that allow us to access this technology. As this picture shows people are no longer just accessing the internet from just one device but instead are purchasing multiple devices from which they are able to stay connected to the online community

The explosion of connected devices

While man is thought to have evolved over time our society has evolved over time as well. One way our society has evolved is through technological advances. The introduction of new media has significantly changed how we interact and communicate and many would argue that it represents an advancement in our society. However the other side of the argument is what is show in this picture that our reliance on technology is a negative thing.

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The internet is constantly changing and growing. Many aspects of the internet enhance social connections and communications between individuals. One of the most significant of these is social networking sites which can be an extremely useful tool for helping strength existing social networks and sharing opinions. Social networking sites may beneficial however their increasing use may lead to a reduction in face to face interaction.

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The internet is an extremely powerful tool and it can be used to help advance our lives in many different ways. Not only does it connect us to people all over the world and make communication of information easier but it also allows us to create and distribute content easier as well. As well as allowing us all to share content and communicate it also increase the efficiency with which we can complete our jobs.

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Technology is becoming increasingly important in our lives and its use is no longer just a leisure activity but is becoming an important part of our daily lives. While this can have many advantages it creates disadvantages for those who are not able to use the technologies either due to lack of access or lack of education on how to use them

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One of the down sides to the easy access of information on the internet is that many people make personal information available online. This puts people at an increased risk for the potential of identity theft and other types of cyber crimes. While many people try to protect the information they share on the internet many other post personal information without realizing how many people may be able to gain access to it and what they might be able to use it for

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Before the widespread use of the internet obtaining information of various topics was definitely possible but it was a lot harder than it is today. Potentially one of the greatest benefits of the internet is the large amount of information that is available to just about anyone who wants to access it. With the internet an individual can find information on a topic from very different sources and perspectives with in minutes

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The internet allows easy fast access to large amounts of information from all around the world. In an sense it allows us to be plugged in the rest of the world. If we want to know something about somewhere far away or even to communicate with somebody in a different country we are now able to do so from the comfort of our homes in just a few clicks of a mouse.

Internet is a global electronic community of over interconnected computer networks. It means more than 50 million people are linked together with internet.

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