Technology nowadays advances at such breakneck speeds it can be hard to keep up. With constant innovation, technological advances have made our lives considerably easier. In fact, technology has become such an integral part of our lives, it’s almost impossible to imagine life without it. While we may not need every single type of technology that is produced, there are some we actually can’t picture living without.
And so, presented below are 7 technologies that we cannot bare to live without.
1. The Internet
What would the world be without the internet? It is the mother of all technology and the impact it has is tremendous. People use the internet for everything. Not only has the internet made communication extremely easy, it has given individuals the opportunity to access any information they want at any given time. People literally have access to an array of data at their fingertips.
2. The Smart Phone
Imagine life without your smart phone. Not an easy thought. Gone are the days where cell phones were only used to make calls. Nowadays, we carry around a device that enables us to not only make calls, but also to access the internet, receive and send email, pay bills, manage our banking, listen to music, take pictures, play games and basically help us manage our lives. The smart phone has revolutionized the way we go about our day to day living and as time keeps passing, they keep getting better.
The portable machine is one of the most useful technological inventions ever made. You can carry it everywhere you go and it can carry out a range of useful and important tasks. While the creation of tablets such as the amazing iPad have taken the world by storm and are seen to change the way we do most of our portable computing, there is nothing that can compare to the laptop. There are simply some tasks that are best carried out on a laptop and the ability to carry them around with you anywhere is truly one of its best features.
The television is truly one of the greatest inventions. You can pick up a remote and find out what whatever is happening around the world, or watch a sports game you would not have been able to watch otherwise. Nowadays, there are even smart TVs with their own built in apps.
5. The Remote Control
Such a simple device, yet so powerful. From the universal remote that allows you to control multiple devices such as your TV, Blu-Ray player and home theater to the newer state of the art touch screen remotes that allow you to control every electronic in your home, the remote control is a genius invention. Not only has it made life easier but it surely has given you the opportunity to have greater control of your appliances.
One cannot underrate how useful GPS is. You never have to get lost again and you do not have to rely on physical maps. Simply typing in an address or typing in the name of a place you want to go allows you to reach your destination with easy and no stress.
Prior to the invention of these brilliant appliances, preserving food was not easy. Storing food for a few days could lead to it getting spoiled and becoming inedible. The creation of these two technologies has truly been a great addition to our daily life and imagining life without them seems quite impossible.