Maybea native English speaker will find some more that went under my radar, but it's a beginning.
The 20th centu
ary has beenwas a yearone/a century [no need to repeat "century" here, IMO] of information explosion. Although humans have always shown an increased intellect and communication capabilities in the past several centuries, it iswas in the previous century that several scientific and technological advancements were achieved. These advancements and innovations have given a very stern platform for the people of the 21st century to advance further.
Like never before[no space], people are so dependent on machines. Technology has become an inseperable
thingitem for everyone. The advancement of computers and internet has transformed the lives of people. The mobile communications and internet can be said asto be the prime drivers of this century. Many are of the view that ease of use and faster information exchange are main advantagefactors that attract them towards [new] technologies. They also claim that the accuracy of information is very high compared to last generation's manual techniques. This makes technology less error prone, highly accurate and more dependable.The economic experts say that the higher the use of technology becomes, the higher the efficiency of the people and better the economic outlook of a country. Some governments and multinational companies actively encourage the use of technologies. After[space]all, everyone wants to be smart.
Some governments are actively putting technologies in use[no space], others are very reluctant about increased use of these. Many experts argue to that this exponential increase in usage of technologies can spell a catastrophy.
These experts have researched and gathered several factual statistics on the usage of technologies and how
it isthey are replacing many workforcesworkers. In their research, the most prominent discussion was on increased unemployment due to technology. Many painters, security guards, bank staffsclerks, have lost their jobs due to this. Those workforcesjobs have been replaced by digital printings[no space], security cameras, online transactions. Such statistics are alarming and require sa fire-fighting mode of rescue [I don't know exactly what this means].
In summary, though the technical innovation and advancements have enhanced most of our lives, it is the utmost responsibility of the government to control their usage.