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OpenAI employees collectively forced the board of directors to resign or join Microsoft.

via:财联社     time:2023/11/21 6:02:00     readed:158

Financial Associated Press, Nov. 20 (editor Xia Junxiong) ChatGPT development company OpenAI & ldquo; Gongdou & rdquo; drama continues to be staged.

According to the US technology media Wired, local time on Monday (November 20)According to the US technology media Wired, local time on Monday (November 20)

OpenAI employs about 770 people, according to the Wall Street Journal. As of press time, the number of OpenAI employees who signed the letter is still growing.

Over the weekend, OpenAI's board removed Altman and Brockmann from the board and removed Altman CEO from his post. Although Brockmann's position as president was retained, he chose to resign and join Altman.

Over the weekend, OpenAI's board removed Altman and Brockmann from the board and removed Altman CEO from his post. Although Brockmann's position as president was retained, he chose to resign and join Altman.

OpenAI's board originally had six members, but Altman and Brockmann left behind, leaving co-founder and chief scientific officer Ilya & middot; Suzkovi (Ilya Sutskever) and three other external independent directors, all of whom are not OpenAI employees.

Interestingly, Sutzkawi also signed the letter, and it is speculated that he was responsible for the OpenAI-ldquo; coup-rdquo;.

Speaking on social media platform X (formerly Twitter) on Monday, Mr. Suzkawi said he regretted participating in the board's actions, that he did not mean to hurt OpenAI, and that he would do everything he could to bring the company back together. Altman retweeted Suzkovi's post and responded to three love symbols.

OpenAI employees are said to have received Microsoft Offer

OpenAI employees also threatened to join Altman's new team at Microsoft in the letter, saying:& ldquo; Microsoft assures us that this new company will provide jobs for all OpenAI employees if we choose to join. & rdquo

Earlier Monday, Microsoft CEO Satya & middot; Nadella announced that Altman and Brockmann will lead a team to join Microsoft to lead a new senior AI research team. Microsoft is the largest shareholder in OpenAI, with a 49 per cent stake.

It is worth mentioning that after Altman was ousted, OpenAI investors put pressure on the board to reverse the recall decision. However, OpenAI's board ignored investors and hired Emmett & middot; Hill, a former CEO of Twitch, as the company's chief executive.

A large number of OpenAI employees were frustrated by Altman's departure, and they expressed their dissatisfaction with OpenAI's board of directors on XAt least dozens of employees have followed Altman out of the company, including some senior researchers.

OpenAI员工集体“逼宫” 要求董事会辞职 否则将加入微软

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