Altman Was Fired After Report Of Breakthrough

According to the source Reuter’s has obtained what triggered Altman’s firing. It was a report of a breakthrough in an AI within OpenAI.

This AI can solve mathematical problems, which have been determined to be a signifier of significant intelligence.

The design of OpenAI with the non-profit structure was designed to act as a circuit breaker to protect humanity in case profit became the motivation or leadership became misguided.

If this report is correct, then the circuit breaker failed and greed won out.

Reuter's Report:

Exclusive: OpenAI researchers warned board of AI breakthrough ahead of CEO ouster -sources
Ahead of OpenAI CEO Sam Altman’s four days in exile, several staff researchers sent the board of directors a letter warning of a powerful artificial intelligence discovery that they said could threaten humanity, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

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