1. Many studies claim that computer distract people, make them lazy thinkers and ever lower their work efficiency.
2. Numerous studies claim that addiction to technology(科技成瘾) is real and it has the same effect as drug addiction.
3. A growing body of research finds that violet video games can make kids act aggressively, causing increase in violence.
There is a common concern that we are more and more dependent on technology products, which should arouse our enough attention as it is as harmful as drugs to students’ healthy development.
On the one hand, technology has done wonders. It is a great boon not only for humans but also for the entire world species. Technology has made it possible for us to reach a larger audience from greater geographic locations. What is more, television and the Internet have shrunk not only the space, but also time. On the other hand, addiction to technology is under-acknowledged. I guess we all are addicted to phones. The condition gets worse when we start feeling a vibration of our cell phones even if it is not vibrating. Generally speaking, technology is the main reason for health degradation and Man is no longer a social animal.
In conclusion, it is good to embrace new technologies but getting completely dependent on them without overcoming their drawbacks is harmful. It is essential for humans to keep thinking to formulate a sustainable solution for all the problems. After all, humans are supposed to rule over technology and not get ruled by technology.(196)