ChatGPT chief urges AI regulation in US Senate testimony
20 May 2023 | 12:06 pm
OpenAI CEO Sam Altman said that AI will "address some of humanity's biggest challenges, like climate change and curing cancer," but admitted he was "anxious" about how it could change the way we live.
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