Elon Musk apologized for an anti-Semitic post, called it “foolish,” and accused departing advertisers of “blackmail.” Major advertisers, including Apple and Disney, left. Musk insisted he holds no discrimination against Jews, resisted advertiser pressure, and clarified his Israel trip wasn’t related to the tweet.
OpenAI reinstated Sam Altman as CEO following his sudden dismissal, supported by major investor Microsoft. The move addresses staff and investor concerns, reflecting the complex dynamics in AI development.
Altman’s return highlights the importance of governance in the evolving landscape of technologies like ChatGPT.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella hires former OpenAI CEO Sam Altman and his team to lead a new advanced AI research team. Altman’s dismissal raised concerns, leading to other departures. OpenAI appoints Emmett Shear as interim CEO, denying safety concerns. Microsoft remains committed to its partnership with OpenAI.