・簡単に情報収集ができる(access information easily)
・多くのひとに情報を発信できる(send information to many people)
・企業にとってはよい広告になる(good advertisement for companies)
・遠く離れた友人とも頻繁に連絡を取れる(stay in touch with friends regardless of geographical condition)
・不特定多数の人にプライバシーが晒される(privacy is exposed to a lot of unknown people)
・SNS improves human relationships. SNS helps people stay in touch with friends they cannot see regularly. SNS also helps shy or socially isorated people connect with other people. AIthough some people point out it is time-wasting, human relationships are valuable assets.
・SNS make it easy to send useful information to many users. For example, when natural disasters like earthquakes happen, people can share detailed information about the disaster and evacuation. Although some people point out security problem of privacy, most users have net-etiquette called netiquette.
・SNS will boost business because it work as cost-effective advertisement. For example, companies can increase their sales by attracting millions of users of twitter and facebook by using promotion advertisement on SNS.
②Does the benefit of of the internet outweigh its disadvantages?(インターネットのメリットはデメリットを上回るか)
・The internet is a great source of information, which allows people to fid various kinds of information. For example, when you want to cook a pizza but you don't know how to cook, you can find high-quolity its recipe on the internet and even watch videos which explain how to cook it.
・The internet will expand business opprtunities through SNS and online advertising, thus contributes to national and glabal economic growth.
・The internet will widen educational opportunities. For example, e-learning system enable poor people to recieve high-quolity and cost-effective class through the internet.
・Although some people point out its disadvantages such as harmful web site for adolescent, ciber crime, I think its benefits far outweigh these this advantages.
It's important for internet users to learn/develop media literacy so in that cace, you have to be more careful and cross-reference several web site.
It's important to upgrade your sofyware state of the art because it prevent you from ciber crime. In addition, changing your password regularly is also effective way in the point of security.
③Should playing online games be discouraged?(オンラインゲームはやめさせるべきか)
・Online games are addictive enough to deprive people of their valuable time to spend on more productive activities such as study and exercise. Studing makes people more logical and academic, sophisticated, and exercicing make them more phisically strong and healthly.
・Online games can undermine player's health by increasing their sedantly bahaver and exposure of computer screens. I will be the cause of bad posture, eyestrain, and metabolic syndrome.
・These kinds of games accounts for only a small percentage. MOst games are merely for entertaining porposes.
・Considering its health risk such as eyestrain, sleep deprivation, bad posture, and metabolic syndrome, I think that these disadvantages far outweigh its advantages.