🔗 OpenAI announces leadership transition

Mr. Altman’s departure follows a deliberative review process by the board, which concluded that he was not consistently candid in his communications with the board, hindering its ability to exercise its responsibilities. The board no longer has confidence in his ability to continue leading OpenAI.

I didn’t have ‘OpenAI mutiny’ on my Bingo card for this Friday, particularly after all the success they’ve been enjoying. But a “deliberative review process” makes it sound like he really fucked something up. I’m curious to learn more.