Archive for Day: April 17, 2019

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Learning Design And Technology

The technology revolution has delivered Google searches, Facebook friends, iPhone apps, Twitter rants and shopping for almost anything on Amazon, all in the past decade and a half. The use of basic technology is also a feature of other animal species apart from humans. Includes many related areas such as publishing, and applications of information technology in specific fields. 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. Our brains are under the influence of an ever- expanding world of new technology: multichannel television, video games, MP3 players, the internet, wireless networks, Bluetooth links – the list goes on and on. But to make sure technology isn’t harming your slumber, give yourself at least 30 minutes of gadget-free transition time before hitting the hay. In a study conducted by Liaw (1997), computer books were used to …