Com­mu­ni­ca­tion rev­o­lu­tion

Pakistan Observer - - OPINION - JAVARIYA IJAZ

To­day com­mu­ni­ca­tion and in­for­ma­tion travel faster than any­thing and the world seems to get smaller and smaller. As a re­sult, this changes the way of com­mu­ni­ca­tion in the whole world, es­pe­cially with to­day’s ob­ses­sion with so­cial me­dia net­works.

Be­fore so­cial me­dia, we were ex­tremely lim­ited in our ways of in­ter­ac­tion with oth­ers and we were also lim­ited to the peo­ple that we knew in­per­son. The In­ter­net and so­cial me­dia have dras­ti­cally changed the way peo­ple all over the world in­ter­act and com­mu­ni­cate. Changes in me­dia drive have brought out ma­jor shift in peo­ple’s be­hav­iour. Now peo­ple share their deep­est se­crets on so­cial me­dia. We are all get­ting com­fort­able han­dling more in­for­ma­tion about each other than we had ever be­fore. We all have more in­for­ma­tion than we can com­pre­hend. So­cial net­works are be­com­ing one of the dom­i­nant ways we com­mu­ni­cate. Peo­ple are more ob­sessed with check­ing their smart­phone ev­ery two min­utes than en­gag­ing in

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