Technology can be very helpful, it can also be a distraction. A Lot of the youth today use technology for School , and to help improve our daily lives. It has also caused the youth of this generation to become lazy because technology encourages laziness. This has caused the minds of the youth to become...
Technology Affects Youth´s Life
The young people of today are constantly using technological devices, such as cell phones, X-Boxes, laptops, or iPods. Do you think Technology is effecting our youth today? Do you think it is a bad influence? Do you think it’s becoming a problem with their learning...
framed in a generic fashion where it looks at all youths, and reference to their technological capabilities or incapability (Siva,2012). Looking at such a large group, there are bound to be exclusions from this absolute statement that not all youths are tech-savvy. Sometimes looking at the flipside of...
century, one of the major markers of this era is the rise and use of online communities. In particular, a paradigm called Web 2.0 describes recent technologies that focus on networking mass numbers of individuals into distinct communities over the Internet (O’Reilly, 2007). Social networking sites (SNS)...
Youth and its Absorption of Technology
Canada Digital Future in Focus reported that the average Canadian is spending an average of 45.3 hours on the Internet. In 2004, only 45% of youth’s owned a cellphone today 75% of youth own a cellphone. The youth today are always consuming new technological...
During these years, the youth crime rate gets a lot of attentions. Some experts on the youth education argue that the main offender of the serious problem is the computer games and the illegal net pages, which bring really bad influence on the youth. The problem even triggers a lot of discussion...
Who really knows the real implication of technology on today’s youth? Over the years technology have increased significantly and is affecting the lives of several youngsters across the world. According to the Oxford Dictionary “Technology” is defined as the application of scientific knowledge for practical...
How does the technology of communication influence the nature and identity of community?
In the last decades the way people communicate has changed dramatically. It has changed from face-to-face interaction and letters to mobiles phones and social network (Green, 2002, pp. 120). In today’s world...
ICT, Youth and Electoral Process
“Great Nigerian Students … Great”. This is no doubt the way Nigerian Students in Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education greet themselves in social gatherings...
Modern Technology And Its Effect To The Youth 1
Modern Technology And Its Effect To The Youth
Modern day technological advancements are constantly seen throughout every aspect of life. Cell phones, portable Internet availability, laptop computers, iPods, mp3 players of every brand...
at school. Without technology the youth shows little capability of being able to go on with their day or even how to live their own lives. The youth’s heavy reliance on technology will slowly result in the end of rational thinking, athleticism, health and higher education. The youth has become extremely...
Modern-day youths are immersed in cultures of consumption such that every aspect of their lives is touched by a buy-and-consume modality. They are receiving an endless barrage of material messages that encourage purchasing behaviour and consumption that impacts the self-image. Therefore, I do concede...
ADVANCEMENT IN TECHNOLOGY: GOOD OR HARM?
As technologies and sciences are improving, from radio to computers, people nowadays can have a totally different style life than before. More and more devices are invented making people's life easier. It is a good sign that people are improving as time goes...
consumerism and youth culture in the 1960s?
During the 1960s the average person was earning more than ever before. Higher wages and a shorter working week allowed more disposable income. The money burned holes in the earner’s pockets and they needed something to spend it on. New technology had led to...
of slower development in the pre-frontal cortex in the brain, so this causes young people to act on impulse and distribute images and videos using technology, worsening the already common act of self exploitation. The statistics of self exploitation are seemingly small and this is due to the fact that...
possible detriments, but, along with such issues, technology also has positive impacts on today’s youth. In some situations, the Internet and iPod prevent sociability, though in others they may be the cause of increased social activity. Overall, modern technology has the capability to bring people together...
Computer Animation and Technology
University of Maryland University College
Computer Animation and Technology
Computer animations have been a great source of entertainment for along period of time. They have recently been introduced...
modern adult society is doing a poorer and poorer job of moving young people beyond adolescence. Social technologies intensify and extend adolescence, and contribute to an increasingly narcissistic youth culture; “maturity comes in part, through vertical modeling, relations with older people such as teachers...
The Influence of Modern Technology on Society
Writing and Rhetoric I
July 23, 2014
While technology is often described as the most important influence upon society, it remains a subject which has undergone little study. This situation...
The communication with the youth through the technology and the internet as a new means
The youth of today are the first and the only generation with the ubiquitous privilege of the modern technology. Starting from portable gadgets to high-speed transportations, the youth are living in the world people...
of rock n’ roll”. With the new addition of the “Baby boom” generation, a huge population increased following World War II, creating a new segment of youth searching for new entertainment (Rock and Roll). Music of the 1960s was the new entertainment for the baby boom generation and impacted America by:...
• Technology advancement is one of the most essential factors for teenagers in the western societies. However, under circumstances not all will be directly involve or share the knowledge of these latest inventions of technology. Due to the enormous development of technologies, this era can...
Ellen Ratchye, Research Analyst, Fallon;
Shelley Smith and Robert Bernard, DCODE
Technology Support: Martin Kuplens-Ewart
Data analysis and research support:
Jacob Bleakley, Noor...
meaning of the word technology is not that well known, technology is a way in which the quality of human life is improved with the introduction of new products. Our young people can benefit greatly from the advancement of technology in many ways. Communication Technology among our youth can be a positive...
“Youths look up to their parents as role models.” Do you agree?
Nowadays, youths always look up to pop stars, famous speakers or even their leaders in school as their role models. Therefore, do they still look up to their parents as role models? In my opinion, I feel that youths nowadays do not...
nationally recognized programs that address today's most pressing youth issues, teaching young people the skills they need to succeed in life.” Programs are offered in the areas of education, the environment, health, the arts, technology, careers, alcohol/drug and pregnancy prevention, gang prevention...
ICT and Youth - The Case of Jordan Youth
Rawan Ahmed, Ala'a Abo-Dooh, and Dr. Ibrahim Al-Oqily
Hashemite University, IT Faculty
Information and communications technology (ICT), is often used as an extended synonym for information technology (IT), but is usually a more general term that...
Technology Affects Youth´s Life
The young people of today are constantly using technological devices, such as cell phones, X-Boxes, laptops, or iPods. I think youths are facing a bad moment with the technology without noticing.
One effect the technology has is a negative influence on the social lives...
YOUTH, DIGITAL MEDIA AND THEIR ROLES IN SOCIAL CHANGES
Idola Perdini Putri
Communication Science Program Study – School of Multimedia and Communication
Telkom Institute of Management
Jalan Telekomunikasi No. 1 – Dayeuh Kolot, Bandung
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Young people wise up
“What ah shame!” when the youth minister Hon. Emmeline Pierre could treat our young people with such disrespect. Our young people are our greatest resource. The NDC administration place youth people at the center of development.
The Hon. Emmeline Pierre uses the Imani programme...