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Ousted OpenAI CEO Altman discusses possible return, mulls new AI venture-source
Science

Ousted OpenAI CEO Altman discusses possible return, mulls new AI venture-source

Sam Altman, CEO of Microsoft-backed OpenAI and ChatGPT creator speaks during a talk at Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv, Israel June 5, 2023. REUTERS/Amir Cohen/File Photo Acquire Licensing RightsNov 18 (Reuters) - Sam Altman, the just ousted CEO of OpenAI, is discussing a possible return to the company behind the ChatGPT bot even as he considers launching a new artificial intelligence (AI) venture, a person briefed on the matter said on Saturday.A day after the board fired him in a surprise move that rocked the tech world, Altman was talking with OpenAI executives about improving the company's governance structure while he discusses with some core OpenAI researchers and others loyal to Altman how they could start a new AI company, the person said.The possibilities of a return or a restart...
India’s Reliance JioCinema signs up Pokemon in kids entertainment push-sources
Entertainment

India’s Reliance JioCinema signs up Pokemon in kids entertainment push-sources

[1/2]JioCinema and Pokemon logos are pictured in this illustration taken November 15, 2023. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Acquire Licensing RightsBillionaire Mukesh Ambani bets on streaming children's showsAmbani's JioCinema rivalry with Disney, Netflix heating upJioCinema to see 3,000 hours of kids content added-sourceApp to add Pokemon, Cartoon Network, DreamWorks content-sourcesNEW DELHI, Nov 16 (Reuters) - The entertainment unit of India's Reliance (RELI.NS) has signed a deal with The Pokemon Company to show children's shows and movies on its platform, two people with knowledge of the deal said, its latest bid to boost content amid a domestic rivalry with the Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) and other streaming services.The deal, signed this month, will make JioCinema's streaming app the "exc...
Wall Street ends down as investors eye slowing economy
Business

Wall Street ends down as investors eye slowing economy

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., August 22, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermidRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterU.S. composite PMI at lowest since February 2021Zoom tumbles on weak forecastMacy's shares rise on earnings beatIndexes: S&P 500 -0.22%, Nasdaq flat, Dow -0.47%Aug 23 (Reuters) - Wall Street ended down on Tuesday as investors focused on data showing a slowing economy ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve gathering later this week in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.The S&P 500 dipped after data showed private-sector business activity in the United States contracted for a second straight month in August, with particular softness in the services sector as demand weakened in the face of inflation and tighter finan...