Connection with electronic devices rather than people

British singer David Bowie observed in 199 that the Internet is like an alien life form permitting interplay between the user and the medium. Sherry Turkle, author of Alone Together (2012) said that Apple products like the iPod and iPad are meant to be an extension of the user’s body and can intefer with communication. Observe parents and children at a park and how many of the adults are looking at their phones rather than their children.


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