Some of the disadvantages of computers include an over-reliance on technology, vulnerability to cyber-crime, increased potential for distraction and various negative social effects. While computers offer numerous benefit... More »

Most of the disadvantages of using a computer network, as opposed to a stand-alone computer, revolve around the complexity of such networks and their cost. While there are many undeniable benefits to computer networking,... More »

Computers have made it easier to communicate, transfer files and perform automated tasks. However, the efficiency of computers has led to the reduced need of human labor, which has led to unemployment in some sectors. Se... More » Technology Computers & Hardware

One advantage of wearable computers is that a user is in constant interaction with his computer, but a disadvantage is that these computers are heavy. As a user goes from place to place with his computer, it offers him f... More »

Though the various electronic components of a car are often called its "computer," in actuality a car contains multiple microprocessors, all of which might be called computers. These parts carry out a number of functions... More »

The advantages of computers in business include improved work efficiency, reliable record keeping, effective communication, business research and marketing. However, computers contribute to unemployment, health issues an... More »

The main advantage of a zip disk is its portability that allows users to exchange or move files around; however, it is a relatively old technology and most modern computers don't have an built-in zip drive. It is possibl... More »