The obstacles to teaching computers to reason like humans are significant. And with his 30 years of research experience in the field, LeCun believes Facebook can focus on 10 scientific questions to better emulate human-like intelligence. He shared a few of these during our visit.
For instance, at ages three to five months, babies learn the notion of object permanence, a fancy way of explaining that the baby knows that an object behind another is still there and an unsupported object will fall. AI researchers have not built an ML model that understands object permanence.Steven Max Patterson
The article is mostly fluff, with some interesting pieces that stand out, like that statement above. Artificial intelligence is still far from emulating human cognitive processes, as a recent article also stated, in pretty harsh terms.