Sophia, the robot that wowed the world with her impressive stage presentations. But, the AI systems of today, argue scholars Yoav Shoham from Stanford and Eric Brynjolfsson from MIT, are one-trick ponies because they're trained on specific, diverse, huge datasets, and as such do not qualify as "intelligent".
NOT much time passes these days between so-called major advancements in artificial intelligence. Yet researchers are not much closer than they were decades ago to the big goal: actually replicating human intelligence. That's the most surprising revelation by a team of eminent...