Open Ai is a research company with the goal to develop human friendly AI technology.
The company was founded December 2015 by Elon Musk, Sam Altman and others, with the goal to develop artificial intelligence that will benefit our existence rather than putting it at risk . They are a non profit organization that has all of their patents and research open to the public. One of the goals is to make this technology more safe so that people are more inclinable, rather than scared of super malicious AI. This way it is open to the public to engage with rather than controlled by a few corporations that decide the direction of this technology.
Open AI Gym
Gym is a toolkit that develops and compares reinforcement learning. It's compatible with algorithms written in any framework, and has a site for comparing and reproducing results.
Open Ai Universe
Universe is a software platform created to use the computer and play games as a human would. It operates with a virtual keyboard and mouse , and functions by looking at the screen pixels. The purpose is to train one single AI agent to do any task a human can do with a computer.