Tag: OpenAI

  • OpenAI rival HuggingFace says it’s seeing more client interest after Sam Altman fiasco

    Artificial intelligence startup Hugging Face says it’s seeing increased interest from potential customers following the chaos at rival OpenAI. “I think a lot of companies, organizations now are kind of wondering about the risk about outsourcing their AI to just one AI provider,” Hugging Face CEO Clément Delangue said Tuesday on a call with reporters.…

  • OpenAI suspends bot developer for Congressman Dean Phillips: report

    Microsoft-backed OpenAI has banned the developer of a bot mimicking Democratic presidential hopeful Congressman Dean Phillips, the first action the ChatGPT maker has taken in response to what it sees as a misuse of its artificial intelligence (AI) tools in a political campaign, the Washington Post reported on Saturday. OpenAI did not immediately respond to…

  • Microsoft’s Satya Nadella wants stability at OpenAI, not more control

    Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella said he wants good governance and steadiness at OpenAI, but he’s not worried about the company’s nonprofit structure and doesn’t want greater control over his partner.“What we just want is good stability,” he said in an interview at Bloomberg House in Davos. “We invested, we partnered when they…

  • OpenAI Bans Use of AI Tools for Campaigning, Voter Suppression

    OpenAI outlined limits on using its tools in politics during the run-up to elections in 2024, amid mounting concern that artificial-intelligence systems could mass-produce misinformation and sway voters in high-profile races. OpenAI’s ChatGPT and Dall-E are some of the most powerful AI chatbot and image-generation applications available. The growth of such tools has raised worry…

  • OpenAI launches new store for custom chatbots

    OpenAI officially rolled out the GPT Store on Wednesday, two months after the company first debuted GPTs – customized versions of the popular artificial intelligence chatbot, ChatGPT. Since then, OpenAI said in a blog post Wednesday, users have created more than 3 million custom versions of ChatGPT. After initial delays from leadership tumult in the…

  • EU scrutinizes Microsoft’s investment in OpenAI

    The European Union said Tuesday it is examining Microsoft’s multibillion-dollar investment in OpenAI, the artificial intelligence (AI) company behind the popular ChatGPT tool, and whether it is subject to the bloc’s merger rules. “The European Commission is checking whether Microsoft’s investment in OpenAI might be reviewable under the EU Merger Regulation,” the EU’s executive arm…

  • OpenAI Unveils App Store for Custom Chatbots

    Over the last four years, Microsoft has invested $13 billion in OpenAI, which has also raised money from other investors. The San Francisco start-up is in talks to finalize a deal that would value it at over $80 billion. Seasoned software developers have long used ChatGPT’s underlying technology, GPT-4, to build their own applications, including…

  • OpenAI Says New York Times Lawsuit Against It Is ‘Without Merit’

    Lindsey Held, a spokeswoman for OpenAI, declined further comment. The Times was the first major American media organization to sue OpenAI and Microsoft over copyright issues related to its written works. Other groups, including novelists and computer programmers, have also filed copyright suits against A.I. companies. The suits have been spurred by the boom in…

  • Muslims in tech world fear retaliation in speaking up: OpenAI chief Sam Altman

    OpenAI CEO Sam Altman said on Thursday he felt members of the Muslim and Arab communities in the tech industry were uncomfortable speaking about their recent experiences, in an apparent reference to the impact of the ongoing war in Gaza. “Muslim and arab (especially palestinian) colleagues in the tech community i’ve spoken with feel uncomfortable…

  • OpenAI annualised revenue tops $1.6 billion: report

    OpenAI‘s annualised revenue recently topped $1.6 billion on strong growth from its ChatGPT product, up from $1.3 billion as of mid-October, news publication the Information reported on Saturday citing people with the knowledge of the figure. News agency Bloomberg reported last week that OpenAI is in early talks to raise a fresh round of funding…