Computers are starting to reason like humans

Date: June 15, 2017 Published by

  • Humans are generally pretty good at relational reasoning, a kind of thinking that uses logic to connect and compare places, sequences, and other entities.
  • Saenko adds that a relation network could one day help study social networks, analyze surveillance footage, or guide autonomous cars through traffic.
  • The new study proposes a way to bridge the gap: an artificial neural network for relational reasoning.
  • These everyday questions require relational reasoning, an important component of higher thought that has been difficult for artificial intelligence (AI) to master.
  • He and his team challenged their relation network with several tasks.