Are you ready to celebrate National Technology Day?
Technology has changed the way we live, work, and play in countless ways. From smartphones to social media, from artificial intelligence to virtual reality, it has become an integral part of our everyday lives. To truly understand the significance of National Technology Day, we need to take a closer look at how technology has transformed our world.
Technology has revolutionized the way we communicate, access information, and conduct business. Today, there are more than 7 billion mobile devices in the world. Over 4 billion people use the internet. This widespread connectivity has created vast opportunities for innovation, collaboration, and growth.
Origins of National Technology Day
National Technology Day can be traced back to India. It first began in 1999 to commemorate the country’s technological achievements and promote innovation. Since then, other countries have followed suit, including the United States and the United Kingdom.
The holiday is also an opportunity to recognize key moments in tech history, such as the creation of the first computer, the invention of the World Wide Web, and the development of transformative technologies like artificial intelligence and blockchain.
So, how can you celebrate today?
There are many ways!
- Host a tech-themed party
- Attend a conference or networking event
- Organize a local meetup to explore the latest technological innovations in your city or town
- Read a book about technology in society (we can help with that!)
Whatever you do on National Technology Day, make sure to celebrate the incredible advancements that technology has brought to our world. Let’s recognize the impact that technology has had on our world and the endless possibilities it holds for the future. Who knows, maybe you’ll even be inspired to create the next big thing!
Today we bring you three sapphic books that deal with the impact of technology in society.
Looking for even more books? Try our list of books with main characters in STEM professions!