Will AI make software engineering jobs go away?

On question of whether software engineering jobs will go away, there are two opposing forces at work i.e. increasing software work, and AI automating lots of software writing tasks. Which force will win is tricky to predict.

LLMs as knowledge distributors

LLMs are agents of knowledge distribution, latest tool in our long battle of reducing redundancy.

How LLMs will shape products

Categorisation is more of a crutch while dealing with new technologies, where possibilities are endless. Still, this analysis can be treated as an ignition point that structures the thought process, while facing the big question - what is possible with LLMs?

How to describe LLMs

To label something, we have to stick knowns over an unknown. Therefore to understand LLMs better, lets use the tool of analogies.

Are we on exponential path to AGI?

Rapid rate of AI development pose an important question, is AI on a path of exponential growth to AGI, or is it going to plateau after a great productivity boost, as all technological trends do.

In Ola & Uber world, does owning a Car makes sense anymore?

Lots of changes have been in the transportation segment in the past 3 years. The biggest being emergence of on-demand cabs i.e. Ola & Uber. The on-demand cabs have already started to disrupt the traditional taxi/auto businesses. But if we go a step further and ask — would it start affecting the ownership of Cars?