Technology News for Sunday 19th November 2023

5 new stories

Nov 19th 2023

1. Sam Altman Is Said to Be Discussing Return to OpenAI With Company's Board


Sam Altman and Greg Brockman, two top executives at OpenAI who left the company after a dramatic board meeting on Friday, are talking again with board members about returning to the artificial intelligence start-up, two people with knowledge of the ...

2. OpenAI shakeup has rocked Silicon Valley, leaving some techies concerned about future of AI


Sam Altman, CEO of OpenAI, attends the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit in San Francisco, California, U.S. November 16, 2023. Carlos Barria | Reuters.

3. Apple Makes Surprise iPhone iMessage Change: How, When And What Color Bubbles Will Be

Domain: | Companies: Apple, Google, Samsung

Android uses RCS, Apple doesn't. Google and Samsung have exhorted Apple to join the RCS party. RCS is the advanced messaging system used on Android phones that makes up for all the things that SMS can't do. For instance, SMS works over the cellular network ...

4. OpenAI board urged by Microsoft and other investors to restore Altman

Domain: | Companies: Microsoft

OpenAI's biggest investors are pressing the company to reinstate Sam Altman as chief executive officer after the board's stunning decision to fire him on Friday, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Microsoft, the startup's biggest backer ...

5. Kiwi runs across Canada, raises $24000 for cancer care


Jon Nabbs born and raised in New Zealand has been running across Canada and has already raised $24,000 for childhood cancer. He has been on the road for 200 days and has run nearly 5,000 kilometres. Nabbs began the run in May in St. Johns following in ...