It was a tumultuous weekend for OpenAI and everyone who follows the field of artificial intelligence. After OpenAI’s board fired CEO Sam Altman on Friday, investors, caught off guard by the decision, rushed to reinstate him.
On Sunday afternoon, Altman was back at OpenAI headquarters, Bloomberg reportedand the decision to reinstate him could be taken soon.
And AI expert Gary Marcus was worried about it it didn’t bode well that OpenAI’s board of directors — presumably controlling the capped-for-profit company and having an eye on the nonprofit mission — was subdued as investors rushed to bring Altman back into his role.
According to sources Bloomberg spoke with, among the new board members will be Bret Taylor, the former co-CEO of Selling power.
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