Technology has alienated people instead of bringing them together. Discuss.

Author: Stephanie Heng
School: Raffles Institution
Year Written: 2019
Grade: N.A.

Einstein once commented: ‘I fear the day that technology will surpass our human
interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots’. His comment
crystallises the perennial debate as to whether technology aids or retards
human and social development. Given the ubiquitous nature of technology and its
undeniable effects on individuals, it is therefore imperative to consider the
question as to whether technology has alienated people instead of uniting
society. While some critics propose...

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