Was OpenAI’s newest discovery: Q* the reason for firing Sam Altman?
In the last few days, several reports have stated that OpenAI should have made a major breakthrough with a project called Q* (pronounced Q-star). So big that several leading researchers felt compelled to warn the board and management about the breakthrough, which they saw as a threat to humanity. This was just days before Sam Altman’s firing last Friday. But what is Q*? Let me try to demystify it. While it may sound complex, its impact is far-reaching across industries, including robotics, healthcare, finance, and more.