Why I'm not worried about AIAI will take all our jobs! AI will destroy the software development industry! Or not.
AI will take all our jobs! AI will destroy the software development industry!
I’m not worried.
Most companies are still using practices and technologies from 20 years ago. And doing it very poorly. If a company can’t even embrace OLD technologies in smart way, there’s no risk of them embracing new ones.
The hard part of programming has never been the writing of the code. It’s solving problems. Talking to customers to understand what they need. Inventing novel solutions. AI can’t do that. At least not yet, or any time in the near future.
When we buy outcomes, rather than inputs or outputs, we align the supplier's desires with our own
It's just glorified auto-complete
“What the large language models are good at is saying what an answer should sound like, which is different from what an answer should be.”