What is Technology?

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

1. Conclusion

1.1. Technology itself is hard to define because of the multiple ways humanity use it and give meaning to it.It is able to change our lives on a daily basis and is much more than machines.

1.1.1. "When we use these pieces of hardware we are taking part in something much bigger than ourselves, something that affects us individually and socially." (John Dyer, 2009)

2. New material learned on technology

2.1. Multiple variations of technology include:

2.2. desks, chairs, forks, plumbing systems (creations)

2.3. Machines/wires such as microphones, and laptops, outlets for plugs (allows to record sound and communication with others)

3. What I thought Technology was before

3.1. Computers

3.2. Cell Phones

3.3. Televisions

3.4. Scanners, Printers, etc

3.5. Satellite signals

3.6. A way to communicate with individuals from all over, helps in medicine and hospital needs, travel and entertainment.

4. What I think Technology is now

4.1. Human mind and connection

4.2. Man and Machine working together, help make our lives easier.

4.3. Accomplishing tasks

4.4. "Practical application of knowledge" (Isman, 2012)

5. What has changed

5.1. Many ways machines are used and created again overtime have changed over the decades.

5.1.1. Example: Technology in Education

5.2. The process in which we use technology and how it helps humanity.

6. References

7. Dyer, B. (2020, March 05). Defining the Word "Technology" ... Four Times. Retrieved February 02, 2021, from Defining the Word “Technology” … Four Times - John Dyer Feidler, A. (Writer), & S. (Producer). (2011, October 3). He history of technology in education [Video file]. Retrieved February 2, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFwWWsz_X9s&feature=emb_title Isman, D. (2021, April). TECHNOLOGY AND TECHNIQUE: AN EDUCATIONAL PERSPECTIVE. Retrieved February 2, 2021. Li-Hua, R. (n.d.). Retrieved February 02, 2021, from https://www-emerald-com.library.sheridanc.on.ca/insight/content/doi/10.1108/jtmc.2007.30202caa.001/full/html N. (Director). (2019, November 14). What is Technology [Video file]. Retrieved February 2, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Px5z-dG531c&feature=emb_title T. (Director). (2010, February 22). Kevin Kelly tells technology's epic story [Video file]. Retrieved February 2, 2021, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GS1xL1qcBa4&feature=emb_title