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I have a vague hunch that GitHub copilot (and similar tech to come) might in future retrospect be attributed the same things as fast and shallow web content vs. longform reading these days: Undermines your ability to concentrate, shortens your attention span, weakens your neural capacity for really deep problem solving, etc.. I'm just extrapolating from my ambient perception of effects of AI in general, plus that while doing codereviews at my main employer I've now already seen the first instances of colleagues commiting senseless code fragments that are obviously coming from an AI, so I'm curious how things will actually look one or two years from now. (¬‿¬ )

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