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FILE — OpenAI CEO Sam Altman participates in a discussion during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation CEO Summit, Nov. 16, 2023, in San Francisco. The Giving Pledge announced Tuesday, May 28, 2024 that Altman has joined its list of wealthy philanthropists committed to donating over half their fortunes. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

OpenAI's board allegedly learned about ChatGPT launch on Twitter

Former board member Helen Toner is now speaking openly about the events that led to Sam Altman's firing last year.

“[The] board was not informed in advance of that,” Toner said on Tuesday on a podcast called The Ted AI Show. “We learned about ChatGPT on Twitter.”

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Pranav Dixit
Pranav Dixit
7 hours ago
SUQIAN, CHINA - MAY 24, 2024 - TikTok is laying off employees this week, Suqian, Jiangsu province, China, May 23, 2024. (Photo credit should read CFOTO/Future Publishing via Getty Images)

The TikTok ban law will be argued in court this September

A group of creators are also challenging the law.

TikTok will face off with the Justice Department this fall in its bid to stop a law that could lead to a ban of the app in the United States.

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Karissa Bell
Karissa Bell
12 hours ago
A person's hand using a pizza peel to remove a large cooked pizza from an outdoor pizza oven that's located on a patio.

Ooni's larger, dual-zone Koda 2 Max pizza oven is now available for pre-order

There's more info on the oven's Bluetooth features, too.

Ooni's largest pizza oven yet allows you to monitor food and ambient temps from your phone. It's now available for pre-order and ships in July.

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Billy Steele
Billy Steele
12 hours ago

The best tech you can buy

The best microSD cards

The best microSD cards in 2024

We put several microSD cards through a range of tests to figure out which offer the best value for your storage needs.

Here's a list of the best microSD cards you can buy, as chosen by Engadget editors.

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Jeff Dunn
Jeff Dunn
a day ago
The best wireless headphones

The best wireless headphones for 2024: Bluetooth options for every budget

Not all of these wireless headphones from Sony, Bose and others will break the bank.

Here's a list of the best wireless headphones you can buy right now, as reviewed by Engadget editors.

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Billy Steele
Billy Steele
a day ago
A person holds an ereader in front of some bushes.

The best ereaders for 2024

Kindles aren't your only ebook reader option.

We tested ereaders from Kobo, Amazon, Boox and more to see which one is the best overall, along with a budget pick and the best one with page-turn buttons.

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Amy Skorheim
Amy Skorheim
05.27.2024
The best gaming monitors

The best gaming monitors in 2024

Refresh rate, resolution and response times? Let Engadget help you demystify it all.

Choosing any computer monitor can be tricky, but it gets even more confusing when you want a new display for gaming. Here's everything you need to know before buying a gaming monitor, plus the best gaming monitors you can get today.

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Igor Bonifacic
Igor Bonifacic
05.24.2024

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