Stack Overflow Developer Survey 2018 – What Do Developers Think Is Dangerous and Exciting About AI?

Some types of developers are involved in the increasing role of machine learning and artificial intelligence in the world today, so we asked developers what they think is dangerous and exciting about these technologies. There is not much consensus among developers about what is most dangerous; each answer was chosen roughly equally. The top choice for what is exciting about increasing AI is that jobs can be automated.

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People that identified as technical specialists tended to say they were more concerned about issues of fairness than the singularity, whereas designers and mobile developers tended to be more concerned about the singularity.

Source: Stack Overflow Developer Survey 2018