Whether we like it or not, we’re hooked on technology. If these measures become law, then, in Germany, Apple could be forced to allow other companies to access its phone’s NFC chips, which it has historically tightly controlled access to. Zeit Online notes that the change could result in individual banks offering NFC payments through their own apps, rather than going through Apple’s service.
The consumer went back to choosing Company A or Company V based on price, service, coverage, whatever, but not based on technology. Scientists and engineers usually prefer to define technology as applied science , rather than as the things that people make and use.
Suggest cutting down how much time we spend on our cell phones, as well as using speaker mode or a hands-free kit to create more distance between our devices and our heads. If you’re among these nighttime technology-users, you may not realize the extent to which this can make it harder to settle down to sleep.
In part because they have the capability to produce more professional-looking products and the tools to manipulate the way information is presented, students in many technology-using classes are reportedly spending more time on design and audience presentation issues.
In this context, it is the current state of humanity’s knowledge of how to combine resources to produce desired products, to solve problems, fulfill needs, or satisfy wants; it includes technical methods, skills, processes, techniques, tools and raw materials.