What is Technology?

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What is Technology? by Mind Map: What is Technology?

1. Before Research

1.1. used to make our daily lives easier

1.2. physical innovative ideas

1.3. Cars

1.4. Cellphones

1.5. Televisions

2. After Research

2.1. "technology" derives from Greek words "techne" and " logos" ('What is technology', 2000)

2.1.1. "techne" means art, craft, or method, while "logos" is the principle of reason ratio account, or balance ('What is technology, 2000)

2.1.1.1. Technology is using our minds to create

2.2. Emotional Aspect to technology

2.2.1. Through the development of technology many lives have been changed and has created opportunites

2.2.1.1. Hearing aids have been created so people can hear for the first time

2.2.1.2. A father was able to witness his child's birth

2.2.1.3. Family members from different parts of the world can talk and see each other through video chat

2.2.1.4. Has given a person with ALS the opportunity to talk to his child

2.3. Advancement of technology in education

2.3.1. As time has progressed, teaching and learning has relied on the innovation of technology

2.3.1.1. Paper was invented in 105

2.3.1.2. Public education was introduced in 1700

2.3.1.3. Computers were introduced in 1990 in the classroom

2.3.1.4. The digital age started in 1995

2.3.1.5. 2000's were the start of interactive teaching using technology such as SMART boards

2.4. Can be defined four different ways

2.4.1. Technology as Hardware

2.4.1.1. Creations not made "naturally", but are man-made such as a belt, thermometer, a can of root beer (Dyer, 2009)

2.4.2. Technology as Manufacturing

2.4.2.1. Things used to make other things such as the robot that makes a car (Dyer, 2009)

2.4.3. Technology as Methodology

2.4.3.1. the process, methods and skills used in making hardware (Dyer, 2009)

2.4.4. Technology as Social Usage

2.4.4.1. the multiple uses and how technology can be used to help each other (Dyer, 2009)

2.5. Oxford's definition, the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes, especially in industry, (Oxford,n.d)

3. REFERENCES Dyer, A. J. (2010, January 17). Defining the Word "Technology" ... Four Times. Retrieved February 04, 2018, from Defining the Word “Technology” … Four Times Retrieved February 04, 2018, from http://donteatthefruit.com/2009/12/defining-the-word-%E2%80%9Ctechnology%E2%80%9D-%E2%80%A6-four-times/ M. (2014, February 02). Microsoft 2014 Super Bowl Commercial: Empowering. Retrieved February 04, 2018, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaOvHKG0Tio S. (2011, October 03). The history of technology in education. Retrieved February 04, 2018, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFwWWsz_X9s Technology | Definition of technology in English by Oxford Dictionaries. (n.d.). Retrieved February 04, 2018, from https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/technology What is 'technology'? (2000). Far Eastern Economic Review, 163(15), 78. Retrieved from http://login.library.sheridanc.on.ca/login?url=https://search-proquest-com.library.sheridanc.on.ca/docview/208238510?accountid=3455