The future of technology


CIS 236 research paper

Develop a research paper consisting of a critical assessment of a particular technology, technological concept, or a technology related issue.

-Topic:  What are the long-term effects of living in a technological world? Are these mostly negative or positive?

Consider picking a topic that relates to information systems in the area of your major subject.  Your approach should include evaluation, comparison, analysis, and recommendation.

Not merely descriptive

5-8 pages



1.)Write a 5-page paper in paragraph form and in complete, grammatically correct sentences (that is 5-pages of CONTENT, not including the title page and the references page).

2.)Include an introductory paragraph that introduces the topic and a concluding paragraph that provides a high-level summary of your analysis

3.)You must use at least FIVE references for your paper (one of these may be your course textbook). Provide all necessary citations for your work (Where did you get your information? Give credit throughout your paper and also in your references list at the end of your paper!). At least two references must be peer reviewed (refereed) journal article.

Subtopics to discuss:

  What are the long-term effects of living in a technological world? Are these mostly negative or positive? 

Explore some modern forms of technology in information systems and computing

The roles of internet speeds, social media in technology acquisition 

Explore the merits and demerits of modern technology

The future of technology and how it affects humanity. Discuss cloud computing and Artificial intelligence


1.)Compose in a Microsoft Word document

2.)Use Times New Roman 12 point font

3.)Use double spacing

4.)Use a separate title page with paper title, your name, course name, and date in APA style

5.)Use a separate reference page at the end of your paper in APA style

6.)Your references and paper should be in APA format