Effects of technology on society

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Families that make up our society and individuals are affected by different aspects of technology everyday. Communicating ideas clearly give great opportunities that help our society evolve to technology. Including cell phones, reality TV shows, and even computers combined with internet. What is a cellular phone? A type of wireless communication that is most familiar to mobile phones users. It's called 'cellular' because the system uses many base stations to divide a service area into multiple 'cells'. Cellular calls are transferred from base station to base station as a user travels from cell to cell. (definition from the Wireless Advisor Glossary.) The basic concept of cellular phones began in 1947, when researchers looked at crude mobile (car) phones and realized that by using small cells (range of service area) with frequency reuse they could increase the traffic capacity of mobi Continue...

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military and average Iraqis in turning the state-run economy into a free-market business environment. com) To begin with cell phones that have amazingly over populated throughout time, almost every American household carries them. For example, the efficiency of cell-phone technology in rebuilding Iraq has a drawback in that insurgents are using the hand-held devices to orchestrate attacks and set off roadside bombs, defense officials say. Bomb-makers also use cell phones to remotely set off improvised explosive devices (IEDs), the roadside devices that have killed scores of U. " Americans spend, on average, about seven hours a month talking on their cell phones. However at that time, the technology to do so was nonexistent. They ranged from being thick and fat to now small, skinny, and even miniature. " The World Health Organization has even launched an "International EMF Project" to study the possible health effects of the electromagnetic fields created by wireless technologies. A growing network of cellular connections has proved a boon to contractors, the U. How has it changed our behavior, and how might it continue to do so What new rules ought we to impose on its use Most importantly, how has the wireless telephone encouraged us to connect individually but disconnect socially, ceding, in the process, much that was civil and civilized about the use of public space.


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