Did you know 160 billion emails are sent each day and about 97% of them are spam? Theories of technology often attempt to predict the future of technology based on the high technology and science of the time. Science helps humans gain increased understanding of how the world works, while technology helps scientists make these discoveries.
The most sensitive parts of technology are the theoretical or conceptual parts and technical parts. Technology has cost people their jobs and makes it much harder to get a job these days. This represents a significant challenge facing nursing in the coming decade which will be a key finding balance between technology and the human element.
However, all of this access to technology is a priviledge, and with privilege comes responsibility. This adult gorilla uses a branch as a walking stick to gauge the water’s depth, an example of technology usage by non-human primates. I,love technology but I despise ‘passwords’, I can’t write them down anywhere, am forever forgetting them but they are there for a valuable reason.
IPT (Internet Protocol Television) technology is yet another example which is all around you, basically without us knowing this technology. What this tells us is that a developed country such as the United States of America is really beginning to feel the heat on the toxic burden of modern technology.
This new technology to the older generation is novice and unique in their lives. Nurses must be familiar with the technology which requires additional training to provide quality health care. In the Automated Innovation Revolution the process for determining how to acquire and utilize technology for a competitive advantage (which includes R&D) is automated so that it can be executed with unprecedented speed, efficiency and agility.