An alternate viewpoint on Artificial Intelligence is Stuck
This article takes a contrarian view point to Prof. Gary Marcus’s article “Artificial Intelligence is Stuck. Here’s How to Move it Forward” featured in New York Times.
How much our brains are computationally structured is still an area of active debate ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computational_theory_of_mind#Criticism ). There is no clear evidence at the moment for or against this at the moment; hence being in the state of open debate. ( Also, people struggle in almost every debate with having a consensus about…
I feel you have misunderstood this post. By saying that we are training a machine, it by no means implied that it understands, has cognitive capabilities, or are sentient in any sense. It is a means by which we can try to recreate the repeated patterns of certain human mental process, and re-apply it in large volumes.