Tag: coding

Software & Systems

The hardest part of building software is not coding, it’s requirements

July 31, 2023

Via: CIO

With all the articles about all the amazing AI developments, there’s plenty of hand-wringing around the possibility that we, as software developers, could soon be out of a job, replaced by artificial intelligence. They imagine all the business execs and […]

Software & Systems

Are large language models wrong for coding?

May 22, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

The rise of large language models (LLMs) such as GPT-4, with their ability to generate highly fluent, confident text has been remarkable, as I’ve written. Sadly, so has the hype: Microsoft researchers breathlessly described the Microsoft-funded OpenAI GPT-4 model as […]

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Can coding boot camps fix Silicon Valley’s gender equality problem?

April 26, 2019

Via: CIO

It’s a widely acknowledged fact that many industries suffer from endemic lack of diversity, and that efforts to tip the scales the other way often run into resistance. Such was the case, for example, when Google Employee James Damore claimed […]