For some, a computer is just a machine that lets them play games, listen to music and store photos. For others, a computer is the source of their livelihood. Millions of people make their living utilizing computers and the internet. Practically every business, small and large, has a website. Businesses know the importance that consumers place on ease of access. With a website, a business can sell products and make profits without ever coming face to face with a customer. Customers can buy anything they want without ever having to fight crowds, traffic or even get out of the pajamas.
The internet has opened up a whole, new, virtual world for society. Mobile phones even have their own mini-browsers because mobile phone manufacturers saw the need and fulfilled it. Now, business transactions can be done from the palm of your hand. Smart phones are practically a computer, capable of doing almost everything a laptop or PC can do. The potential for improvement is limitless. Information technology is constantly growing, changing and getting better.
As time pushes forward, you can expect technology to continue to grow. Cell phones will become more advanced. PCs and laptops will be faster, more secure and have growing amounts of storage in the smallest form possible. The world is evolving into a technological society and the benefits are astounding.