A recent study showed that introducing Github Copilot as a dev AI assistant has led to situations when developers spend quite a lot of their time dealing with the AI instead of developing. We review this study and share some ideas around the use of AI in development.
- The tweet that started it all https://twitter.com/DynamicWebPaige/status/1667751396110909440?t=1eiHBVCOxTqz_KM9QgsKlQ&s=09
- The study “Reading Between the Lines: Modeling User Behavior and
Costs in AI-Assisted Programming” https://arxiv.org/pdf/2210.14306.pdf
- Meme https://imgflip.com/i/7pbqbd
- “How to reduce hallucinations” article https://thenewstack.io/how-to-reduce-the-hallucinations-from-large-language-models/