Musk launches xAI to rival OpenAI, Google

Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, Twitter and Tesla, has added running an artificial intelligence company to his portfolio

WASHINGTON: Elon Musk on Wednesday launched his own artificial intelligence (AI) company, xAI, as he seeks to compete with OpenAI, the creator of ChatGPT — a program he accuses of being politically biased and irresponsible.

The xAI website said the Tesla tycoon would run the company separately from his other companies but that the technology developed would benefit those businesses, including Twitter.

“The goal of xAI is to understand the true nature of the universe,” the website said.

Musk on Twitter added that the new company’s aim was to “understand reality” and answer life’s biggest questions.

The startup is…

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