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Transcript of Technology
on Human Behavior 2. Where is Arkansas? 3. What are the names of the 5 oceans? 4. What year did WW2 start? 5. State the Preamble of
the Constitution Why is she asking us these questions?? POP QUIZ! ARGUMENT 1: RECALLING INFORMATION ARGUMENT 2: VERBAL COMMUNICATION SKILLS ARGUMENT 3: WRITTEN COMMUNICATION SKILLS Less formal Less grammatically correct "Abbrevs" and Acronyms Emoticons PROBLEMS WITH THIS: ARGUMENT 4: LACK OF PATIENCE AND ATTENTION Misinterpretation Becoming how we communicate Errors when writing formally Kyle Niemeyer:
“People are recalling information less, and
instead can remember where to find the
information they have forgotten.” Nicholas Carr:
“Once I was a scuba diver in
the sea of words. Now I zip along
the surface like a guy
on a jet ski.” Petrina Bullard:
technology is enabling
an ignorant society.” First instinct to search for the answer via technology? My Experience Immediate
gratification No longer obtain patience and practice of utilizing our most important muscle Reading Attention lost if longer than 10 minutes Don't have attention span to read in-depth Invalid
"General Disclaimer: 'Please be advised that nothing found here has necessarily been reviewed by people with the expertise required to provide you with complete, accurate or reliable information.'" QUESTIONS: Modify & edit
our communication Not our true selves Don't know how
to communicate Ignore people
around us Connect Virtually Technology's Vicious Cycle
Other impacts on human behavior not touched upon?
Any other questions? Turkle:
"We have sacrificed communication for mere connection." *