Elon Musk, who criticized artificial intelligence and was one of the signers of the letter calling for a pause on all artificial intelligence, cHe now confirms that he will launch his own generative artificial intelligence called xAI. In short, he bought time.
The billionaire businessman and owner of companies like Tesla and Twitter has revealed his plans for the launch a new artificial intelligence called xAI as an alternative to ChatGPT. According to him, the purpose of xAI will be “to understand the true nature of the universe”. Musk will lead a team made up of executives from renowned companies such as Google and Microsoft, as well as prominent academics.
The xAI website announces that the company recruits highly experienced engineers and researchers to join his team in the San Francisco Bay Area, the epicenter of America’s tech industry and home of Silicon Valley. In addition, he hasThe website states that xAI will work closely with Twitter, Tesla and other companies to advance their goals.
Musk is considering this new venture can keep up with the new unicorns of artificial intelligence which receive stratospheric ratings from investors, such as OpenIA is valued at $29,000 million.
It is important to note that the American businessman was previously involved in OpenAI. the developer company of ChatGPT. Musk served on the board until 2018. However, he has since criticized the startup and accused him of doing sor “fully controlled by Microsoft”, Company that has invested approximately $13,000 million (€11,636 million) in OpenAI.