OpenAI’s GPTBot Blocked by Major Websites Including Amazon and New York Times

  • Approximately 70 of the world’s top 1,000 websites, including Amazon, The New York Times, and Reuters, have blocked GPTBot, OpenAI’s web crawler.
  • Websites are using the robots.txt file to limit GPTBot’s data extraction as concerns over copyright infringement grow.
  • OpenAI has denied using copyrighted material to train its AI despite an increasing number of lawsuits over data ownership.
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