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GeneralRe: Will future programmers probably warn people not to use anything other than natural language just as most programmers today warn people not to use assembler? Pin
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In the long term, the question will be irrelevant - there won't be "programmers" or "languages". Systems will develop themselves. Eventually AI will reach the stage where it can "think" semi-creatively and identify the problem, and from that a solution which it can implement. By semi-creatively I mean, for instance: a hospital administration system that is itself able to identify trends in patient data (e.g. outcomes for groups treated in a certain way are "better" than those treated differently - which involves it being told, or having learnt, what "better" looks like). Having identified such (complex) trends it can then adjust treatment plans accordingly, because systems will be interconnected far more than they already are. It may never reach the stage of being fully "creative", i.e. coming up with entirely novel ideas; however eventually there will be such little demand for human programmers that the requirement to write in a "computer" language rather than natural language would be irrelevant. It's a pretty bleak outlook, not just for developers, but for all mankind since while there will be localisation of solutions, pretty much everything will be an amorphous blob of "the system" which will be taking all the decision making away from us. And of course, scope for hacking would be tremendous - in the situation above, just consider if someone switches the definition of "better" to mean "dead"... OMG | :OMG:
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