The computer affects and eases our everyday life in so many ways. In my opinion, computer technology is one of the most powerful tools available to a common man. It is the greatest amenity that a modern way of life provides us. I must admit that the more I use my computer, the more I rely on it.
Firstly, we are able to access a great deal of knowledge using the computer. The Internet is an excellent source of information for students that can make their life easier and more efficient. We can find the lessons, exercises, almost any kind of information, materials and books. It gives us the relief of making research in a comfort of our home without spending hours in a library asking questions to the people or leafing through several books. Moreover the computer gives us the opportunity to save our documents and to reach the stored information easily, as well as print them out and use as a studying tool, and all that with just one click of a button. There are so many ways in which students can make the computers work for them.
Secondly, apart from the studying, the computer also improves our daily life. We can communicate with our family all over the world whenever we choose to and with very little money needed. Furthermore, thanks to the search engines we are able to get information that we wouldn’t normally have such as information on government and medical research, beauty and health tips and all sort of topics we are interested in.
Beside above-mentioned, sometimes the computer serves us for plain fun. We use it to download our favorite games, or to search and play pokies online. And since the online casinos are one of the best sources of entertainment we can also use our computer to play the games in which we enjoy. So, except being smart and useful companion, there are a lot of fun things we can do on our computer which draw our attention from the stressful day.
Yet, there are two sides of medal. It can happen that we spend more time on the computer than we plan and want to because one page leads to another. If one headline makes us curious we have to find another one and so on. It sounds familiar, right? Sometimes, it is very hard to resist and know when we should stop and turn it off. And knowing when the right time is for us to stop is very important to maintain balance.
To sum up, from my own experience the use of computer leads to a far better, easier and very comfortable life. It serves us to improve our knowledge and learn new things as well as for entertainment. The computers are an invaluable tool that provides a rich collection of resources to manage our world and they give a number of benefits to a common man, as long as we use them wisely.