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Potential 'Dark Sides' of Leisure Technology Use in Youth

Communications of the ACM

Computing technology has produced many societal benefits. Nevertheless, it often serves as a double-edged sword and promotes negative consequences, such as distraction, addiction, time waste, and reduced well-being.10 This is perhaps not surprising given that "When you invent the ship, you also invent the shipwreck ... Every technology carries its own negativity, which is invented at the same time as technical progress."11 Indeed, many computing technologies follow this pattern, exhibiting a duality of "bright" and "dark" effects on people, firms, and societies.3,4 The problem is that the understanding of downsides of technology sometimes lags our understanding of upsides.

Robot, Eye, and ROI: Technology Transformation Versus Technology Transfer

AI Magazine

I want to discuss two aspects of technology transfer. First I've been asked to present a brief perspective on how AI is fitting into a particular application area: Industrial automation. Then I want to give my two cents worth on AI as a business activity.

Learning with Mobile Technologies

Communications of the ACM

With a few years of hindsight, the previously ambitious but now notorious rollout of iPads by the Los Angeles Unified School District certainly looks "spectacularly foolish."5 Quite consistently, researchers, industry experts, journalists, school personnel, and politicians agree the plan was well intentioned, but ill conceived and doomed from the start. They lament that if the school district had a more comprehensive blueprint for selecting, using, and managing the technology, the enterprise would have been successful. This cycle of hype and disappointment continues to characterize large-scale adoptions of technology in schools across the globe.2,12 The accompanying lessons, however, are surprisingly short-lived.

WhaTech - Information Technology and Market Research News - WhaTech


Node.js technology has shaken the world of technology quite convincingly and big enterprises are betting big time on it. In fact, the power of this technology is also embraced by IoT devices like Nodebots and Cyclon. So, this shows how the demand for node js development services is rising high with every passing day. If you think it's going to become extinct, then think again as Node.js Enterprises must adopt this technology and give their online presence a big boost.

Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019


Digital transformation drives organizations to continually refresh their business models, and much of the change will be technology-enabled. Technology is also amplifying continuous change at an ever-increasing velocity. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must evaluate these top trends to identify opportunities, counter threats and create competitive advantage. Complete the form to get your free copy.