What is technology?

Technology (“science of craft”, from Greek τέχνη, techne, “art, skill, cunning of hand”; and -λογία, -logia) is the sum of techniques, skills, methods, and processes used in the production of goods or services or in the accomplishment of objectives, such as scientific investigation.

Technology in the hands of businessmen

What is your definition of technology?
The definition of technology is science or knowledge put into practical use to solve problems or invent useful tools.

What are types of technology?
The current perspective is a broad one in which six types of technology are recognized: the technology of teaching, instructional technology, assistive technology, medical technology, technology productivity tools, and information technology (Blackhurst & Edyburn, 2000).

What are the uses of technology? – Here are ways in which technology has become an integral part of everyday work:

  • Communications technologies. …
  • Office productivity. …
  • Record keeping and retrieval. …
  • Internet and search. …
  • Analytics and new decision structures. …
  • Automation, robotics and future factories. …
  • Adoption of virtual and augmented reality.
  • More items…

What are the 6 types of technology? Terms in this set (6)

  1. Transportation. Car.
  2. Communication. Cellphone.
  3. Construction. Highway.
  4. Energy and power. Lantern.
  5. Chemical and biological. Insect Repelant.
  6. Manufacturing. Tent.

Why do we need technology?
Technology is important because it makes you feel more secure with every area in life for both personal and business reasons. With technology advancing more people are able to have access to supplies such as fresh water and food because technology can help deliver those items to people that otherwise couldn’t get it.

Why is technology good for us?
Technology sometimes has a bad reputation for leading people down scary paths of sexting, identity theft, and introducing predators into their lives. However, technology can streamline schedules, simplify work and home businesses, coordinate activities, and much more.

Will technology make us smarter?
Historically, technology has made us individually dumber and individually smarter – and collectively smarter. Technology has made us able to do more while understanding less about what we are doing, and has increased our dependence on others.