Modern Technology and Globalisation (আধুনিক প্রযুক্তি ও বিশ্বায়ন)
Modern technology and globalization are inseparable. They are interrelated. One cannot be thought of without the other. Globalization means connecting the whole world with electronic systems. Globalization also means bringing the whole world closer through strengthening mutual relations of trade, commerce, education, sports, and culture and exchanging information and ideas among the different nations of the world. And this can be made possible by making use of modern technology.
So, for globalization, the use and application of modern technology are a must. The modern technological devices and machinery that facilitate globalization are computers, the internet, television, satellites, e-mail, fax, fiber optic communications, etc. Without the help of modern technology, globalization will be impossible.
Because of the advancement of modern technology, a revolution has taken place in all fields, like trade and commerce, education and culture, games and sports, and international relations. The blessing of modern technology has created momentum in all these fields and helped countries and people to advance and prosper.
People are being connected with one another by utilizing modern technology and are getting mutually benefited. It has also caused an explosion of knowledge which is becoming more and more available to the public owing to technological advances. Modern technology has enabled job seekers to search for jobs at home and abroad, with the information updated hourly.
Through computer, e-mail, or fax services, people are getting information of any kind instantaneously. Information and communication technology have influenced people's habits, choices, political decisions, and social opinions in a positive manner. Modern technology helps in boosting up industrial and agricultural production. It eases office work and helps them to be done with clarity.
So, it is evident that technology and globalization go hand in hand. Globalization demands technology that helps us think, work and perform on a global basis. They are inseparable and not detached.