The AI wars have begun, and the humans are throwing the first punches.
There are seemingly countless artificial-intelligence startups in Silicon Valley vying to own the future, but in the past week or so Elon Musk has been working to make it all about his nascent xAI against the Big Dogs.
Once united over the future of artificial intelligence, they have become increasingly estranged over the years.
A decade ago, Elon Musk and Sam Altman bonded over a shared concern about the dangers of artificial intelligence. That led them in 2015 to create OpenAI, a nonprofit A.I. lab that had the aim of benefiting humanity.
In 2018, Mr. Musk departed OpenAI after a power struggle with Mr. Altman. Mr. Musk later expressed dismay that the lab had turned into a for-profit company. Over the […] What Elon Musk and Sam Altman Said About Each Other – The New York Times
Worldcoin is an ambitious project led by Sam Altman and OpenAI. The futuristic project is using eye-scanning technology to verify identities, and uses blockchain technology to store and process data. With backing from Microsoft, many are hoping to see a large-scale roll out of the project. However, recent news about a lawsuit between OpenAI and Elon Musk may dampen those hopes.
Musk is a serial entrepreneur, currently serving as the CEO of Tesla among other duties. However, he was a co-founder […] Worldcoin Falls as Elon Musk Sues Sam Altman, OpenAI – Yahoo Finance
In his lawsuit against OpenAI and its chief executive, Sam Altman, Mr. Musk relies on a provocative paper from the start-up’s closest partner.
Karen Weise reported from Seattle, and Cade Metz from San Francisco.
When Elon Musk sued OpenAI and its chief executive, Sam Altman, for breach of contract on Thursday, he turned claims by the start-up’s closest partner, Microsoft, into a weapon.
He repeatedly cited a contentious but highly influential paper written by researchers and top executives […] Why Elon Musk's OpenAI Lawsuit Leans on A.I. Research From Microsoft
Mr. Musk says in his complaint that the company’s technology is now so good that it must be made freely available to the public — and held back from Microsoft.
It would be easy to dismiss Elon Musk’s lawsuit against OpenAI as a case of sour grapes.
Mr. Musk sued OpenAI this week, accusing the company of breaching the terms of its founding agreement and violating its founding principles. In his telling, OpenAI was established as a nonprofit that would build powerful A.I. systems for the […] The Paradox at the Heart of Elon Musk's OpenAI Lawsuit – The New York Times
OpenAI co-founder Elon Musk has sued the company, his fellow co-founders, associated businesses and unidentified others. He claims that, by chasing profits, they’re violating OpenAI’s status as a non-profit and its foundational contractual agreements to develop AI “for the benefit of humanity.”
The suit alleges that OpenAI has become a “closed-source de facto subsidiary” of Microsoft, which has invested $13 billion and holds a 49 percent stake. Microsoft uses OpenAI tech to power […] Elon Musk sues OpenAI and Sam Altman for allegedly ditching non-profit mission
Elon Musk has sued ChatGPT-maker OpenAI and its chief executive Sam Altman, among others, saying they had abandoned the company’s original mission to develop artificial intelligence for the benefit of humanity not profit.
The lawsuit filed late on Thursday said Altman and OpenAI’s co-founder Greg Brockman originally approached Musk to make an open source, non-profit company.
The Microsoft-backed company’s focus on making money breached that contract, lawyers for Musk […] Elon Musk launches lawsuit against OpenAI, Sam Altman. Why? – National | Globalnews.ca
Billionaire Elon Musk is suing OpenAI and its CEO Sam Altman over what he says is a betrayal of the ChatGPT maker's founding aims of benefiting humanity rather than pursuing profits.
In a lawsuit filed in the San Francisco Superior Court, Mr Musk said that when he helped bankroll OpenAI's creation, he secured an agreement with Mr Altman and Greg Brockman, the company's president, to keep the artificial intelligence firm as a nonprofit which would develop technology for the […] Elon Musk sues ChatGPT maker OpenAI, CEO Sam Altman for allegedly 'perverting' mission for profit
Elon Musk is suing artificial intelligence developer OpenAI and CEO Sam Altman — both Musk and Altman contributed toward the founding of OpenAI in 2015 — over an alleged breach of contract. Musk’s lawsuit asserts that OpenAI skirted fiduciary duties to bettering humanity and breached its contract over its relationship with Microsoft (MSFT). Microsoft owns a 49% stake in OpenAI.
Yahoo Finance Tech Editor Dan Howley breaks down the lawsuit’s details.
For more expert insight and the latest […] Elon Musk sues OpenAI, Sam Altman on alleged contract breach – Yahoo Finance
By Jahnavi Nidumolu, Aditya Soni and Akash Sriram
(Reuters) -Elon Musk has sued ChatGPT-maker OpenAI and its CEO Sam Altman, saying they abandoned the startup's original mission to develop artificial intelligence for the benefit of humanity and not for profit.
The lawsuit filed late on Thursday in San Francisco is a culmination to the billionaire's long-simmering opposition to the startup he co-founded and has since become the face of generative AI, partly due to the billions of dollars […] Elon Musk sues OpenAI for abandoning original mission for profit – Yahoo Finance