Congress wants Scarlett Johansson to testify on OpenAI dispute

Source: Axios

“A House committee that oversees technology and privacy is seeking testimony from actress Scarlett Johansson about her allegations that ChatGPT 4.0’s voice sounds ‘eerily similar’ to her own. Lawmakers are scrambling to oversee and regulate rapidly developing AI technology amid concerns about privacy, misinformation and intellectual property rights. In a letter released on Monday, Rep. Nancy Mace (R-S.C.), chair of the House oversight subcommittee on cybersecurity, invited Johansson to testify before the panel.” [editor’s note: They just want the rub-off glamor of being seen around Johansson – TLK] (06/10/24)