AI, the strike in Hollywood and us
A little bit off topic and non Parallax, but since we all live and work in Tec worth to discuss here.
Tumbling over this BBC article got me thinking about the fast changes ahead of us.
It is not just actors who have to fear being digital faked, it basically can hit all of us. A video chat with your friend might not be him.
Those who have used Copilot will agree that it is quite helpful to code faster and even adapts to your personal style. I find it quite eerie but sort of like it. But how long it will take until you need less and less programmer input?
Same goes for all those call-center jobs. They will vanish and be replaced.
Saving money to get a commercial drivers license might not be a good idea, heck even lawyers have to fear, CHATGTP passed the bar test in all states.
So where will we go from here?