Technology and the Family

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Disadvantages by the Technology to the Teens
Teens all over the world are growing up in a world in which the Internet, cell phones, text messaging and other technology dominates their communication and are an integral part of everyday life. If there are many advantages of the technology then there are many disadvantages as well.
First, the cell phone is one of the technological come through into the teen’s life. In the beginning you would think that the communication will increase with the cell phone, but in reality the communication between the parents and children’s has decreases. Before the cell phone the family was force to arrange at the house where they can spend time and meaningful interaction than talking on the phones. This was the point every day to prepare a meal and seat together to enjoy it. Investigations in the University of Minnesota found that traditional family meals make a positive impact on adolescent behavior. In 2009 survey of nearly 10.000 teenagers across the United States superior occurrence of family’s diner was associate with the positive values and better commitment to learning. Compare with those who only few families diners where exhibit high- risk behaviors including sexual activity, suicide attempts, substance abuse, violence and academic problems.
One more disadvantage is the computers. Due of the need for a computer to development the education give them the opportunity to have full access to a dangerous world and made the youth of day less resourceful in their education and it becomes one of the plagiarism tool, because every information is accessible over the internet.
They spend more time in the internet and give less time to their families. Also, the computers have made them lazy and they want to play more computers games instead to playing some physical games. Before the arrival of the computers, the teens spend much…...

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