Former OpenAI CEO: My Job Here Is Done

For 55 hours and 32 minutes, Emmett Shear steered the world’s leading artificial intelligence company, OpenAI, through its largest crisis ever. That chapter of Shear’s life and OpenAI’s history has now come to a close. It seems that no one listened to …

Sam Altman Is So Back at OpenAI, but Its Board Is So Not Back

Sam Altman was reinstated as OpenAI’s Chief Executive Officer late on Tuesday night. The board that fired Sam Altman due to a lack of confidence, just four days ago, was largely replaced with profiteering veterans Larry Summers and Bret Taylor. Co-foun…

Emmett Shear, OpenAI’s new CEO, has a long history of questionable tweets

Emmett Shear, the new CEO of OpenAI, finds himself under scrutiny due to a history of questionable tweets, adding a new layer of complexity to the AI research organization already navigating leadership changes.

Most OpenAI Staff Threaten to Quit After Microsoft Hires Sam Altman

Early on Monday morning, Microsoft hired Sam Altman to lead a new advanced AI research team after he was ousted from his position at OpenAI last week. Within hours, OpenAI employees threatened to resign en masse with more than 500 out of 750 employees…

Inside OpenAI’s chaotic weekend: The Sam Altman dismissal to Emmett Shear’s appointment

A shocking weekend at OpenAI: CEO Sam Altman fired, president Greg Brockman resigns, Emmett Shear appointed new CEO, and spurned Altman hired by Microsoft.