The Implications of Eli Musk’s OpenAI Initiative

When some of the biggest names in technology speak, the rest of the industry sits up and pays attention. That’s exactly what happened earlier this year when Elon Musk of Tesla fame and Sam Altman of Y Combinator announced a new business called OpenAI. The name of the company says it all: an organization dedicated to researching artificial intelligence and sharing the results of that research with the rest of the world. Indeed, OpenAI isn’t intended to act like a traditional business at all; it is strictly a non-profit company, one which won’t produce the types of products and services typically associated with tech companies. The focus is to finally reach the potential of artificial intelligence and unleash it upon everyone who is interested. There are no earnings or revenue…


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