A provisional new board will include Bret Taylor, Larry Summers and Adam D’Angelo.
Sam Altman is reportedly in talks with OpenAI’s board on a possible reunion, as OpenAI staff threaten to leave unless he returns.
In a surprise decision Sunday night, OpenAI’s board of directors picked former Twitch boss Emmett Shear as the company’s interim CEO following the dramatic firing of Sam Altman on Friday.
Startups built on OpenAI’s technology are looking for new options after the boardroom coup that ousted CEO Sam Altman.
Microsoft is actually in an even “stronger position from an AI perspective” with Altman as the chief of the company’s newly formed advanced AI unit, according to Wedbush analyst Dan Ives.
Former Twitch CEO Emmett Shear has been tapped by the board instead, ending a weekend-long saga in which loyalists to Altman had pushed for a shock return.
‘We knew AI could destroy the whole world and we wanted to figure out how to prevent that’: ChatGPT Founder
ChatGPT founder Sam Altman is full of hope (and fear) about the future of artificial intelligence. Finishing off a five-week world tour at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre he spoke to audiences about the importance of incentives, harnessing the power of capitalism, and the potential of AI to destroy the world.
Senators and industry leaders went back-and-forth about what artificial intelligence governance and dangers may look like—questioning whether the technology is more like the “printing press” or the “atom bomb.”.