Impact Of Wireless Technology In Our Lives
By: Ariel Norton
By: Ariel Norton
|Advancements in communication have come a long way. Since the telephone was invented, there was no stopping man from ever achieving something far better. Every day was always a quest to find the most efficient and practical means to get connected. Wires have spanned cities and states. Even people in far flung areas are able to communicate with people who have more access to technologies. Every part of the globe is now probably covered with wires that stretch for millions of miles. After this, the next stop was to make communication’s possible with wireless technology. Today, this is the fastest and the most modern access to everything that has anything to do with our lives. Wireless technology is now an inevitable part of our existence. We depend so much on it that this technology impacts on the successes and failures in our lives. |
Wireless technology has changed the way we perform our daily activities, even the menial tasks. It has made them easier to do and more efficiently at that. Wireless services, which used to be confined to private offices, have now invaded business establishments. Before, it was an add-on which consumers are charged for. But as the competition grows, this has become a part of the marketing service that is given for free. Going wireless has its own unique impact on different individuals. For the government, it meant efficient delivery of public service. For the private sector, it was a leverage that propelled them towards becoming globally competitive. But as a mere consumer, it is simply convenience at its finest. Cell phones and portable computers that we used today have additional value. We can get emails and other information, anytime and anywhere the technology is available. It is not hard to find a wireless hot spot because no one wants to be left behind.
The benefits we get from wireless technology depend on our lifestyle and work. When you are constantly on the go, you don’t have to hurry back t your office and sit in front of the computer to retrieve and answer emails. You can do that by just activating software on your phone that will enable to wireless-ly connect to the World Wide Web. Many internet service providers have also added this as part of the services they offer, especially to businesses like coffee shops, restaurants and public buildings. There are special packages for each of their specific needs. The cost is not as burdensome as before. The number of ISPs operating in the market has contributed to a competitive fee that is consumer-friendly. Even fledgling businesses will be able to afford this technology without adding so much to their operational expenses. In the end, it becomes a part of the investment that will only provide long term benefits to the company.