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[CBS NEWS] Microsoft hires Sam Altman 3 days after OpenAI fired him as CEO

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella wrote on X, formerly known as Twitter, that Microsoft was "extremely excited" that Altman and OpenAI co-founder Greg Brockman, along with other managers from the AI company, would join Microsoft to lead a "new advanced AI research team."
[CBS NEWS] Microsoft hires Sam Altman 3 days after OpenAI fired him as CEO
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Microsoft announced Monday that it has hired Sam Altman, the co-founder of ChatGPT maker OpenAI, after he was unexpectedly pushed out of the company days earlier in a corporate shakeup that shocked the artificial intelligence world.

Microsoft hires Sam Altman 3 days after OpenAI fired him as CEO
Altman landed at Microsoft, the biggest investor in OpenAI, as former Twitch leader Emmett Shear was named OpenAI’s new chief executive.