On November 20, the New York Times reported several top stories on their business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not guarantee their accuracy.
Firstly, talks were underway at OpenAI to bring back Sam Altman, the recently ousted CEO of the artificial intelligence start-up. However, disagreements over the makeup of the company’s board of directors persisted.
Secondly, Warner Bros Discovery and Sony had joined other major brands in halting their advertising spending on X, formerly known as Twitter, amid growing backlash over Elon Musk’s endorsement of an antisemitic conspiracy theory on the platform.
Thirdly, Kyle Vogt, founder and CEO of Cruise, the driverless car subsidiary of General Motors, resigned from the company on Sunday.
Lastly, Rosalynn Carter, former first lady and political partner of her late husband Jimmy Carter, passed away at the age of 96 on Sunday.