Showing posts from June, 2010

ChatGPT - How Long Till They Realize I’m a Robot?

I tried it first on December 2nd... ...and slowly the meaning of it started to sink in. It's January 1st and as the new year begins, my future has never felt so hazy. It helps me write code. At my new company I'm writing golang, which is new for me, and one day on a whim I think "hmmm maybe ChatGPT will give me some ideas about the library I need to use." Lo-and-behold it knew the library. It wrote example code. It explained each section in just enough detail. I'm excited....It assists my users. I got a question about Dockerfiles in my teams oncall channel. "Hmmm I don't know the answer to this either"....ChatGPT did. It knew the commands to run. It knew details of how it worked. It explained it better and faster than I could have. Now I'm nervous....It writes my code for me. Now I'm hearing how great Github Copilot is - and it's built by OpenAI too...ok I guess I should give it a shot. I install it, and within minutes it'

Top Ten Reasons NOT to get an iPhone 4

A lot of people are getting schoolgirl giddy about the new iPhone 4, but I decided to play devil's advocate and give you some good reasons to take a look at alternatives too. That said, here's the Top Ten Reasons NOT to get an iPhone 4. Leave some comments and let me know what you think about the list! 10.)You would lose most of your individuality, and become a zombie 9.)Video calls only work when both users are near Wifi, and only to other zombies 8.)You don't wanna sign on for another three years 7.)Reviewers reporting issues with the display, antenna and reception 6.)Apple products are way overpriced 5.)Steve Jobs disses good software companies like Adobe 4.)It's locked. Unlike Google Nexus One... 3.)Won't support Flash video, so many internet sites won't work 2.)Steve Jobs is a jerk 1.)It's 3G, NOT 4G !!! P.S. NO Google hasn't paid me anything to write this!!! I just like them, 'cause of all their free software. What did Apple