WHAT IS TECHNOLOGY?

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WHAT IS TECHNOLOGY? by Mind Map: WHAT IS TECHNOLOGY?

1. Video References

1.1. What is Technology

1.2. Kevin Kelly tells technology's epic story

1.3. The history of technology in education

2. How have your ideas changed?

2.1. From getting a better understanding , I get a clearer picture of how technology can be used in many different ways.

2.1.1. Agriculture and bio technology

2.1.1.1. Developing and using devices and systems to plant grow and harvest crops.

2.1.2. Medical technology

2.1.2.1. Developing and using devices and systems to promote health and cure illnesses.

2.1.3. Transportation technology

2.1.3.1. Developing and using devices and systems to move people and cargo from an origin point to a destination.

2.1.4. Information communication technology

2.1.4.1. Developing and using devices and systems to gather process share information and share ideas.

2.1.5. Energy power technology

2.1.5.1. Developing and using devices and systems to convert transmit or process energy.

2.1.6. Manufacturing technology

2.1.6.1. Developing and using devices and systems and processes to convert materials into products in a factory.

2.1.7. Construction technology

2.1.7.1. Using systems and processes to put structures on the sites where they will be used.

3. Why do we need new technologies?

3.1. We need to create new technology and improve other technology that we have for future generations.

3.1.1. Current Technology

3.1.1.1. Health/ Medical

3.1.1.1.1. While we do not know what the future holds, we can only imagine and hope that there will be major improvements in this section of technology.

3.1.1.2. Electronics/ Communication

3.1.1.2.1. This is major topic to talk about, since there is so many different things you could talk about. We use electronics such as phones, computers, video games and more. They all tie into communication as well because you use each one to communicate in different forms.

3.1.2. New Technology

3.1.2.1. There is a lot you could possibly think about. We could get AI's or even have robots. We already have robots and machines that are doing certain task we human beings could be doing ourselves.

4. Better Understandings

4.1. Kevin Kelly tells technology's epic story

4.1.1. Technology is basically an extension to life. "Kevin Kelly"

4.2. The history of technology in education

4.2.1. This video here shows the evolution of technology, which I think is pretty amazing.

5. What did you think technology was before the module?

5.1. Smartphones

5.2. Video Games

5.3. Cars

5.4. I used to think technology was basically just phones, computers, cars, and other gadgets that would/ could aid or help others with their everyday lives.

6. References!

6.1. Haithcock, Kassidy. “7 Types of Technology.” Prezi.com, 5 Nov. 2015, prezi.com/1gc1b5j6rfx1/7-types-of-technology/.

6.2. Kumar, V., Kumar, U. & Persaud, A. Building Technological Capability Through Importing Technology: The Case of Indonesian Manufacturing Industry. The Journal of Technology Transfer 24, 81–96 (1999). https://doi-org.library.sheridanc.on.ca/10.1023/A:1007728921126

6.3. Inc, Apple. “Buy IPhone 11.” Apple (CA), 0AD, www.apple.com/ca/shop/buy-iphone/iphone-11.

6.4. Schiesel, Seth. “For the Uninitiated and Bored, an Introduction to the World of Gaming.” The New York Times, The New York Times, 1 Apr. 2020, www.nytimes.com/2020/04/01/arts/gaming-introduction-basics-quarantine-coronavirus.html.

6.5. Szymkowski, Sean. “Tesla Model X Vulnerable to Bluetooth Hack That Makes Theft a Breeze, Report Says.” Roadshow, CNET, 23 Nov. 2020, www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/tesla-model-x-bluetooth-hack-theft/.

7. What do you think technology is now?

7.1. After reading the module I can see technology in a different perspective. Technology is anything that can be used change the human environment. Rather that be machines or tools. Technology can be use to solve real world problems. For example, the current pandemic we are in right now. There are scientist and doctors that working with each other along side with technology.

7.2. "technology has two primary components: 1) a physical component which comprises of items such as products, tooling, equipments, blueprints, techniques, and processes; and 2) the informational component which consists of know-how in management, marketing, production, quality control, reliability, skilled labor and functional areas."

7.2.1. Kumar, Kumar , & Persuad (1999)

7.3. What is Technology?

7.3.1. Technology is things created by humans to make certain tasks easier or to solve problems.