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Topic: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life.
5) Discuss the possible long-term psychological effects of interaction with social machines. Suggest what needs to be done to overcome these challenges?(250 words)
why this question:
In the era of rapid proliferation of smart home devices, the article analyses the psychological impact it is about to create in human minds.
Key demand of the question:
The answer must discuss in detail the growing dependence of social machines, its impact in terms of psychological affects and what needs to be done to overcome it.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer
write a few introductory lines about the current situation.
Answers must discuss in detail the following points :
- Explain how the liability in the age of conversational AI is going to become layered and far more complex.
- Discuss the wide ranging effects of social machines? To what extent they can harm humanity.
- Give examples – iPad parenting, depending on smart devices to switch on and off the lights etc.
- What can be done to overcome it ?
Conclude with way forward and suggest solutions.