DeepMind claims its new code-generating system is competitive with human programmers


    DeepMind AlphaCode AI codingLast year, San Francisco-based research lab OpenAI released Codex, an AI model for translating natural language commands into app code. The model, which powers GitHub’s Copilot feature, was heralded at the time as one of the most powerful examples of machine programming, the category of tools that automates the development and maintenance of