mis upload - 8/22/10 MIS Assignment :InternetPros&Cons

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8/22/10 The capabilities and possibilities of the Internet are  vast  and  wondrous , but like any mechanism that  technology develops to enhance our lives, there is  usually some level of  trade-off .
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8/22/10 1. Rapid retrieval of information  •. You can quickly locate all the information you  need big purchase or choosing college •. Up-to-date  information and news •. Immediate access to  international information/ events •. Material for  homework and projects •.
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8/22/10    2. Social skills:              We' re all globally connected 24/7 instantaneously      3. Convenience:   •. Order take-out •. Book hotels, flights or even grocery shop
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8/22/10 5. Autonomy and Empowerment   •. Telecommuting and distance learning  •. Flexibility to work 6. Entertainment 7. Financial management Online bill payments
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8/22/10 Healthy “Addictions”  When someone is fascinated by a hobby, feel devoted to it,  and would like to spend as much time as possible pursuing  it – this could be an outlet for  learning, creativity, and  self-expression 1. Internet Addiction Research found that internet  stimulate the  main types of known addictive pathways  Similar to  Cocaine Addiction  in many  physiological ways
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8/22/10 1. Internet Addiction: •. Unhealthy Addiction •. Gambling sites  chat rooms, shopping venues, games  are proving impulsively  habit-forming .” •. Virtual world vs. real world
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This note was uploaded on 08/21/2010 for the course MIS 12331 taught by Professor Ismailmohamed during the Spring '10 term at Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport.

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