So google has this new thing out called Google Scribe. It takes auto-complete to a whole new level. Scribe purports to know what you are thinking and will fill in whole words and phrases based on what you have previously typed. You can play with it yourself here:
Now personally, I often find auto-complete to be very annoying. Last night my wife texted me to find out if my bus was on time. In fact, it was early, so I wrote back “I’m in the cab. See you in 20 minutes.”. Only apparently “cab” is not a real word, so it substituted “can” without my noticing. Definitely not what I was trying to convey.
Anyway, as a writer I was a little concerned that Scribe now knows what I am going to write before I do. Why do you even need me anymore? Well, I’ll let you be the judge of who’s the better writer. Here, completely unedited, is a story told by Google Scribe. I provided the first words of each sentence. Let me know if I should hand over the blogging reins to a computer program or not.
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