Tag: Sam Altman

Sam Altman Worries AI Could Go “Horribly Wrong”

OpenAI CEO Sam Altman has expressed concerns about potential consequences arising from the development of artificial intelligence (AI) during the World Governments Summit in Dubai. He warned that even without malicious intent, society could face subtle and mundane misalignments as AI systems become more prevalent.   Adding his voice to the growing call for AI […]

OpenAI CEO Sam Altman seeks as much as $7 trillion for new AI chip project

The ambitious CEO of OpenAI, Sam Altman, is on a mission to shake up the global semiconductor industry by seeking trillions of dollars in investments for a groundbreaking AI chip project. His grand plan aims to address the current supply-and-demand imbalance in AI chip manufacturing, a bottleneck that has hindered OpenAI’s growth. Altman’s vision involves […]

Now OpenAI CEO Sam Altman wants billions for AI chip fabs

OpenAI CEO Sam Altman is seeking billions of dollars in capital to build a network of AI chip fabs, with the goal of ensuring a healthy supply of AI processors to meet growing demand for neural network accelerators. He has approached outfits like G42, Softbank, and Microsoft for funding. The lack of AI processors could […]

OpenAI’s Sam Altman says human-level AI is coming but will change world much less than we think

At the Hope Global Forums annual meeting in Atlanta, OpenAI CEO Sam Altman addressed concerns about the potential disruptive impact of artificial general intelligence (AGI) on the world and jobs. He expressed his belief that AGI will change the world and jobs much less than anticipated, and suggested that it could be developed in the […]

Sam Altman Stumped When Asked What Humans Will Do Better Than AI

In a thought-provoking discussion at the World Economic Forum in Davos, CNN journalist Fareed Zakaria challenged OpenAI CEO Sam Altman to define the core competence of human beings in the face of advancing artificial intelligence.   Altman’s vague response failed to convincingly delineate human uniqueness from AI capabilities, particularly in terms of emotional intelligence and […]

Sam Altman Says AI Using Too Much Energy, Will Require Breakthrough Energy Source

In a world where AI models are becoming increasingly prevalent, the amount of electricity required to power them is a pressing issue. OpenAI’s ChatGPT and similar models are incredibly energy-intensive, with predictions suggesting they could soon consume as much electricity as an entire country. OpenAI CEO Sam Altman has highlighted the need for alternative power […]

AI Will Make Workers More Effective But Adapting to Its Rapid Spread Is ‘Scary’: Sam Altman

Sam Altman, the CEO of OpenAI, believes that rapid advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) will lead to positive trade-offs despite concerns about surpassing human intelligence. He emphasizes the need for new regulations to align AI development with societal impacts and labor market changes. Altman acknowledges the potential challenges and ethical considerations of AI, but remains […]

Sam Altman’s Life Extension Guy Warns of Injections That Cause Wild Tumor Growth

In a daring move, OpenAI CEO Sam Altman is investing a staggering $180 million in Retro Biosciences, a startup aiming to discover innovative methods to extend human longevity. Retro Biosciences utilizes a risky approach by concurrently investigating five diverse areas of anti-aging science. Despite the hefty investment and optimistic ambitions, the research is fraught with […]

OpenAI’s New Board Members Are Now the Boss of Sam Altman (If They Want to Be)

In the wake of internal turmoil and a dramatic leadership shakeup, OpenAI has installed a new Board of Directors with the authority to overrule CEO Sam Altman on any decisions he makes, including the release of artificial general intelligence (AGI), an AI system smarter than humans. The new guidelines establish the Board as the supreme […]

OpenAI cofounder Ilya Sutskever has become invisible at the company, with his future uncertain, insiders say

The article discusses the status of Ilya Sutskever, the chief scientist and co-founder of OpenAI, following the ousting of CEO Sam Altman. There are indications that Sutskever’s role within the company is uncertain, and there are discussions about finding a new position for him. However, his influence and importance at the company are significant, especially […]

New report illuminates why OpenAI board said Altman “was not consistently candid”

Sam Altman, CEO of OpenAI, was temporarily removed due to alleged dishonesty with the board, particularly in attempts to manipulate the removal of a fellow board member. This incident shed light on power struggles and internal conflicts within the company, hinting at potential concerns regarding their commitment to AI safety and ethical operations. On the […]

Sam Altman May Have Found a Loophole to Cash in at OpenAI

Sam Altman reportedly has no equity in OpenAI, but new reporting shows that he would profit from an OpenAI deal to buy AI chips. Altman’s business dealings may have played a role in his recent firing as OpenAI’s CEO. The startup Rain AI is developing computer chips that replicate the human brain and Altman personally […]

Sam Altman returns as CEO, OpenAI has a new initial board

OpenAI has announced that Sam Altman will return as CEO, with Mira returning as CTO. The initial board will consist of Bret Taylor as Chair, along with Larry Summers and Adam D’Angelo. Altman expressed gratitude for everyone’s hard work and believes in the company’s resilience and probability of success. He also thanked Ilya, Adam, Tasha, […]

Sam Altman to return as CEO of OpenAI

In a surprising turn of events, Sam Altman is making a comeback as CEO of OpenAI, triumphing over a boardroom coup that threw the company into disarray. Former president Greg Brockman, who dramatically resigned in protest of Altman’s firing, will also be returning. It seems like OpenAI is reassembling the Avengers of its leadership team. […]

Hundreds of OpenAI workers threaten to quit unless Sam Altman is reinstated as CEO

OpenAI, the company behind the popular ChatGPT, is facing a rebellion from its employees who are demanding the reinstatement of ousted CEO Sam Altman and co-founder Greg Brockman. More than 500 of OpenAI’s employees have signed a letter calling for the resignation of the board members responsible for Altman’s firing, citing a lack of competence, […]

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