OpenAI Feb 2023 statement on the approach to Skynet: “We believe we have to continuously learn and adapt by deploying less powerful versions of the technology in order to minimize “one shot to get it right” scenarios.”

Link. “… important that major world governments have insight about training runs above a certain scale.”

They are afraid but cannot turn away. Makes one wonder about what they see in GPT 4.5. Claim they will move slowly and incrementally beyond GPT4.