Jan 15, 2017
DISADVANTAGES OF USING COMPUTERS
DISADVANTAGES OF USING COMPUTERSBY: JAKE M. MAULEON
Violation of PrivacyIf not properly protected, personal and confidential
records stored on computers can be used by unscrupulous individuals for their personal gain.
Impact on WorkersAlthough computers have improved productivity, they have also caused unemployment.
Millions of people have lost their job because what they used to do for a living are now done by computers.
Even employed workers may become unemployed if they do not update their knowledge and skills.
Health RiskProlonged or improper computer use can lead to injuries or disorders, such as computer addiction.
Impact on the EnvironmentComputer manufacturing and waste are depleting natural resources and
polluting the environment.