Yes, technology has saved our behinds more times than we can count. No, it isn't always positive. Almost everything we do involves some form or piece of tech, so it's pretty hard to be independent of it. But if you can do it on your own, there's no greater satisfaction!
Whether this is a good thing or not, the internet has definitely made things easier. Now it's up to us to make good use of our time. It's easy to forget that technology is here to help, and not replace our way of thinking and doing things.
Calling mom for help will always be a thing, but when mom doesn't know how to make that foreign dish, Siri comes in for the win! Don't want to read a recipe? No problem! You can watch step by step videos on YouTube. I wasn't lying when I said the possibilities are endless.
This truly is the age of selfies. Millennials and baby boomers alike have hopped on this train, and there's just no stopping it. There's no use in hiding it, either. Everyone can tell your taking that selfie!