Generative AI: What does it mean for software development?

Computing's research finds IT leaders positive about the new tools, which are already starting to have a profound effect

John Leonard
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Generative AI: What does it mean for software development?
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Generative AI: What does it mean for software development?

The arrival of generative AI in the public consciousness has been met by a mix of excitement, cynicism and trepidation. What do IT leaders make of it?

Aside from students who no longer have to choose between partying all night and turning in a 2,000-word essay, among the most enthusiastic about these new tools have been software developers. Wr...

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