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Technology in Everyday Life

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Demerus Darville

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Transcript of Technology in Everyday Life

How Technology is used in Manufacturing and Automobiles
Technology in Everyday Life
Technology in Everyday Life

Presented by: Demerus Darville & Kristen Moss
Technology in Future Classrooms
Technology in Appliances
Technology in Automobiles
Automobile technology include:
Roadside assistance
Touch screen displays on dash
Digital Speedometer
Mobile hotspots
Rear-view (backup) cameras
Navigation systems

What is Technology
Technology is the branch of knowledge that deals with the creation and use of technical means and their interrelation with life, society, and the environment, drawing upon such subjects as industrial arts, engineering, applied science, and pure science.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Technology
How Technology Affects Our Everyday Life
Technology in Manufacturing
Types of Technology

Emailing, texting, blogging, instant messaging, social networks and video conferencing are all forms of technology-mediated communication,notes Kevin Johnston for the Houston Chronicle.
In automobiles:
Provides extra safety
Improves convenience
In manufacturing:
Reduces work load of workers
Increases efficiency and productivity
In appliances:
Provides convenience

In automobiles:
Creates for distractions
Invasion of privacy
In manufacturing:
Reduces need for human workers
Produces harmful waste products that affects the environment
In appliances:
More expensive

Types of technology include:
information technology
medical technology
assistive technology
productivity technology
teaching technology
instructional technology
Technology utilizes equipment such as:
mobile phones
Technology used in all large scale industries such as:
Automobile industry
Electronics industry
Pharmaceutical industry
Types of technology used in manufacturing:
Automated systems
Material forming
Specialized software

Technology being used in The Automobile Industry
According to The National Assistive Technology Research Institute
Technology in Appliances
Technology in Family Life
In a student life, technology is used for educational purposes, followed by communication.
Over the pass years technology has changed our lives tremendously. Some examples include:
Passing notes
Today, we are going to inform our audience about:
What exactly Technology is
The types of Technology
How Technology has affected our Everyday Lives
In the classroom
In family life
How Technology is presently used in Appliances
Over the past years, technology has evolved tremendously impacting both positive and negative effects on our daily lives.
Appliances which are used in the home makes tasks less difficult
Family members spend large amount of time using devices (Time Consuming)
Physical, emotional and social areas of a child development are neglected
Makes cooking an preparing food easier
Its convenient and helps save a lot of time
It's allows better communication
No privacy
We are able to learn new things off the internet
Children, Teens and Adults are prone to addiction to devices
Household Appliances today are now High-Tech. Refrigerators, washers, dryers, dishwashers, and ovens are turning into smart computers.
Wagstaff, Keith. "Out of Milk? LG's New Smart Fridge Will Let You Know." NBC News (2014): 1+. Web. 16 Nov. 2014. <http://www.nbcnews.com/tech/gift-guide/out-milk-lgs-new-smart-fridge-will-let-you-know-n99531>.
"Types of Technology." National Assistive Technology Research Institute. NATRI, 19 Apr. 2006. Web. 16 Nov. 2014. <http://natri.uky.edu/resources/fundamentals/types.html>.
Castillo, Eliezer. "Technology and the Family." YouTube. YouTube, 2007. Web. 16 Nov. 2014.
Watching Movies
Saving Pictures
Taking Road Trips
Bypass Library
Post Cards & Letters
Shopping in stores
"What Is Manufacturing Technology?" The Associate for Manufacturing Technology. N.p., 2014. Web. 17 Nov. 2014.
"The Top Nine New Automotive Technologies of 2014." Autonet. N.p., 5 Nov. 2013. Web. 17 Nov. 2014.
Nemroff, Daniel. "Technology in Education: A Future Classroom." YouTube. YouTube, 28 Jan. 2014. Web. 17 Nov. 2014.
According to Educause, students used the computer approximately 2-5 hours a week. The highest computer use was in support of academic activities.
Also, students reported strong use and skill levels in support of communication and entertainment
Kvavik, Robert. "Convenience, Communications, and Control: How Students Use Technology." EDUCAUSE. EDUCUSE, 2014. Web. 17 Nov. 2014.
Student Activities on Technology
Classroom activities and studying
Writing document ( word processing)
Surfing the Internet for pleasure
Creating, reading, sending e-mail
Chatting with friends or acquaintances
Using an electronics device
Downloading or listening to music or videos
Playing computer games
Creating spreadsheets
Online Shopping
Creating PowerPoint
Creating graphics ( Photoshop, Flash)
Creating and editing videos and audios
Create grocery list
Check the temperature
Receive Text messages
These smart appliances focus on organization, ease of use and convenience.
Features Include:
Security in homes
Cd player
Disadvantages and Advantages of Technology
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