Everyone everywhere is using technology. You are probably utilizing technology as you read these words right now. Technology is such a huge phenomenon that is always growing and always moving ahead to the next big invention. Of course with new technology there are always new threats on the rise as well, which is why it’s very important for us to be prepared in every way. I know everyone wanted the next hottest thing but before you climb aboard to want to jump on the latest trend read these five tips to make sure that you are well prepared and ready for them!
Cyber Attacks Preparation
We as humans in today’s world are always on the Internet. We could be using it for shopping, socializing, or just browsing. While on the Internet we should always be prepared and on the lookout for cypber attacks. There are many hackers that are out there trying to destroy you computer data and programs, However this could be avoided for you by simply being prepared. You can prepare yourself for this potential technology threat by having the correct security set up on your computer systems. By having the correct advanced threat protection you can ensure that you can be safe while browsing online no matter what you are doing.
Another new technology that is on the rise within the next coming year will be automation. This is a great technology enhancement for certain companies however it could be detrimental for those who may be out of a job because of it. You can prepare yourself, if you fall into this category by seeking other job paths that may not include automation. Find something that computers can’t do and that way you can be prepared and have job security.
It’s A New Thing
Another brilliant, however possibly scary new technology is that of the artificial intelligence. By having these robots as they are called to mimic and learn human qualities can be a good thing and even quite helpful. On the other hand what happens when these robots want to take over and not stop or even stop listening to us. To prepare for this huge artificial intelligence phenomenon we must stay informed and stay on top of all new developments as far as how to control these machines. We can prepare by having a plan to have a shut off button or “pull the plug method to ensure our safety and the safety of our families and the world.
Storage & Memory
It does seem so convenient and easy to have our phones remember our passwords and all of our secret codes. What happens when the convenience of this new technology turns into a potential identity theft threat? It seems useful and it properly is for those of us that doesn’t have good memory when it comes to passwords but it could be dangerous for predators. We can prepare for this potential threat by not saving our passwords and putting our personal information on our cellphones.
There are new technologies that are on the rise and that we are facing in today’s world. Technology can be a wonderful thing yet it could cause many threats to us as humans and to our environment if we are not prepared, we can stay prepared by having the correct security on your internet, have advanced protection, ensure you are working in a job that can’t be replaced by computers, not entering your personal data in cell phone memory, and staying on top of new artificial intelligence developments and by staying ready for the unexpected. Just as we were the ones who created these great inventions in technology although they pose many different threats we can overcome them by simply being prepared.