November 20, 2023 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
In recent developments, talks to bring back Sam Altman as CEO of OpenAI, the artificial intelligence start-up where he was previously ousted, have continued. However, there are disagreements over the makeup of OpenAI’s board of directors. Meanwhile, Warner Bros Discovery and Sony have joined other prominent brands in halting their spending on X, the social media service formerly known as Twitter. This comes as backlash continues over Elon Musk’s endorsement of an antisemitic conspiracy theory on X.
In other news, Kyle Vogt has resigned from his position as founder and CEO of Cruise, a driverless car subsidiary owned by General Motors. Lastly, Rosalynn Carter passed away at the age of 96 on Sunday. She was a former first lady and political partner of her husband and former U.S President Jimmy Carter.