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Communication is a way of interacting with other people and exchanging ideas directly or indirectly with the use of words, sounds, signs or behaviors to convey their messages to the other party. In Sherry Turkle’s “The Flight from Conversation” (The New York Times, April 12, 2012.) Turkle discusses how communication and people are greatly influenced by technology. It tackles about how people do not see the true essence of communication anymore and would prefer to communicate through texts and emails rather than talk in person. For over 15 years, the author found out that people are so fond of these mobile devices/gadgets and they started to get addicted to them that it became the main factor as to why their daily lives changed. Technology did not only affect the daily lives of people, but it also affects what people do and who they are. One of the examples that Turkle stated in her article is an employer who has no time for socializing with other people in person because he doesn’t want to be interrupted and prefers to have an alone time with his Blackberry device. Another example is a young teenager who relies on texting for almost everything. This only proves that technology has a negative impact and
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