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Effects of Modern forms of communication

Modern means of communication have various effects which include enhancing cultural exchange and spread of ideas. It has reduced the world into a global village. Another effect is that it has made it possible for information to be stored permanently.

Office with some modern equipment


Other effects include:

  • Promotion of cultural exchange and spread of idea
  • Improvement of security
  • Creation of employment opportunities
  • Permanent storage of information.
  • Turned the world into a global village
  • Improvement and diversification on of entertainment
  • Promoted international crime e.g. drug trafficking and terrorism.
  • Enhancement of education.
  • Addicted to some devises such as TV and internet
  • Advancement of warfare for example use of satellite guided missiles.
  • Promotion of immorality