"Technology" can mean:
the totality of man-made objects (machines, devices, apparatus, etc.);
a special ability in any field of human activity (skill, dexterity, agility, etc., e.g. physical: technique of long leap; mental: technique of mental calculation; social: technique of management)
a form of action and knowledge in any area of human activity (planned, rational, repeatable, etc.);
the principle of human world empowerment.