Prompt: For this first narrated slide assignment, select a specific technology and analyze how it is a product of social construction as well as how is has a decided influence on social relations. Then, in a couple of PowerPoint slides, record your answers to the following:
Describe the technology you have selected. What are the benefits and impacts of this technology on society? o What are the positive impacts of this technology on society?
o Who benefits from using this technology? How?
Describe how the technology affects social relationships.
o Identify how the technology is shaping the way people behave.
o Describe at least one conflict between humans and the technology you selected.
o Describe the implications of the conflict on peoples’ relationships with one another. How might it affect social relationships and human behavior?