The readme is for a project called "Quivr," which is described as a "second brain" empowered by Generative AI. It states that Quivr can store and retrieve unstructured information, similar to Obsidian but with added AI capabilities. The readme highlights key features such as universal data acceptance, generative AI assistance, speed and efficiency, and data security. It also mentions that Quivr is open source and compatible with Ubuntu 22 or higher. The readme provides a disclaimer that Quivr is currently only compatible with the OpenAI API and instructions for getting started with the project, including prerequisites and installation steps.