TECHNOLOGY ENHANCES CREATIVITY
The increased use of technology in creating leads to the question of ‘’is technology
killing or improving our creativity?’’. The definition of creativity is the ability to generate
useful ideas. With this in mind, it’s tempting to suggest that technology had an effect on our
creativity. Many people think that technology has a dominance among us and because of this
dominance there are many arguments which suggest that creativity is being killed by our
reliance on technology. It’s safe to say that technology gives us an opportunity to be more
creative and it improves our lives everyday. Technology saves time and allows us to
communicate and share our ideas. The truth is that by using technology, we all can be more
productive and creative. The purpose of this research paper is to give information about how
the development of technology has changed the way of doing things and how it affected our
creativity in a positive way.
To begin with, technology enhances creativity because it provides us convenience with
it’s programs to reveal our creative projects, ideas and solutions in a shorter period of time.
With the development of technology, there has been more ways of using it to enhance our
creative work. Technology, mainly computers and internet are not just devices we use to
access information but also a tool we can use for our creative designs and expressions.
According to Lubart (2005) creative projects involve often prolonged periods of work which