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BACKGROUND MATERIAL : Technology and its impact on society

VIDEOS:

Amit Ramesh (2014) The evolution of technology. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NoX6mOg2EZQ (Accessed: 25 November 2016).

Apple and Jobs, S. (2011) Steve Jobs on how technology changes the world. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hN_-qs2x4Bo (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

 CNN Money and Buffet, W. (2014) Buffett on technology replacing jobs. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mFJ9_GXPDcA (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Fusion (2015) A briefer history of time: How technology changes us in unexpected ways. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fD58Bt2gj78 (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Powtoon and Green, H. (2013) How technology has changed society. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e16bemV122c (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Redon Skikuli (2008) Technology - changes. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-9FaJPhFxQ (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Shook, C. (2013) Technology’s Effects on Society. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WL2q5Q0Fusw.(Accessed: 25 November 2016)

 

NEWS & ARTICLES

DeLoatch, P. (2015) The Four negative sides of technology. Available at: http://www.edudemic.com/the-4-negative-side-effects-of-technology/ (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Briggs, H. (2012) Web addicts have brain changes, research suggests. Available at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-16505521 (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Guterl, F. (2016) What impact will emerging technologies have on society? Available at: https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/what-impact-will-emerging-technologies-have-on-society/ (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Innes, E. (2013) ‘Digital distraction’ causes 20 million passengers to miss their bus or train stop every year. Available at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2341068/Digital-distraction-causes-20-million-passengers-miss-bus-train-stop-year.html (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Jines, L. (2015) The Effects of Mobile Technology on Our Society. Available at: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/effects-mobile-technology-our-society-leonardo-jines (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Lin, F. (2012) ‘Abnormal white matter integrity in adolescents with Internet addiction disorder: A tract-based spatial statistics study’, PLoS ONE, 7(1), p. e30253. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030253. Available at: http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0030253 (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Richard, J. (2012) Web addiction similar to alcoholism? Study says yes. Available at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/12/web-addicts-brain-chemistry-addiction-alcoholics-gamblers_n_1202480.html (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Rosen, L. (2012) Attention alert: A study on distraction reveals some surprises. Available at: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/rewired-the-psychology-technology/201204/attention-alert-study-distraction-reveals-some (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Sperling, G. (2013) Four years of Broadband growth. Available at: https://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2013/06/14/four-years-broadband-growth (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

Twomey, R. (2016) Xbox addict. Available at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2020462/Xbox-addict-20-killed-blood-clot-12-hour-gaming-sessions.html#ixzz1jH290rLW (Accessed: 25 November 2016)

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