Microsoft’s GitHub to Add OpenAI Chat Functions to Coding Tool

GitHub's Copilot coding tool adds chat and voice functions using OpenAI's GPT-4 to explain code segments, create tests, and suggest bug fixes for developers.

Microsoft’s GitHub to Add OpenAI Chat Functions to Coding Tool
  • GitHub adds chat and voice functions to its Copilot coding tool.
  • The chatbot can explain code segments, create tests and suggest bug fixes.
  • GitHub plans to use OpenAI's latest language model, GPT-4, for chat features.
  • Developers can sign up for a waitlist to preview the new service.
  • GitHub hopes to use Copilot for education to ramp up student knowledge quickly.
Microsoft’s GitHub to Add OpenAI Chat Functions to Coding Tool
Copilot X will let programmers ask coding questions by text or voice