Technology is sometimes detrimental to business because it can lead to ongoing expenses, alienation between employees and distractions that reduce productivity. Criminals also exploit the advances of technology to commit... More »

Information technology, or IT for short, may help businesses grow and attract new clients and expose individuals to key networks, but when used improperly, it may lead to tarnished reputations and even provide criminal e... More »

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The disadvantages of recombinant DNA technology are broadly grouped into commercial and environmental concerns. Issues like the creation of a monoculture and the control of modified organisms by corporate interests are w... More »

Human resource information systems help organizations improve the productivity of employees, reduce errors related to human resources and perform organizational analyses for various business functions. These systems prom... More »

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NissanConnect is a proprietary dash-mounted system designed to reduce distractions for the driver by combining security, navigation and entertainment features in one interface. The device also features voice recognition ... More »

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One disadvantage of privately owned media is that private firms may place emphasis on profit, rather than media that serves public interest, according to Pew Research. Private media may also serve to stifle alternative p... More »

Advantages of a virtual office include low overhead and increased productivity, while disadvantages include more distractions for staff and difficulty communicating. Virtual office workers can hire support services to an... More »