York University professor of computer and neural sciences, "Yann LeCun" have posted about the new laboratory on Facebook and also on Google+. On the post Yann LeCun have also mentioned about the partnership between Facebook and NYU's Center for Data Science intended to carry out research in data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence. He also added that Facebook CEO, "Mark Zuckerberg" will announced the new laboratory at a conference in the Lake Tahoe area on Monday.
"The goal here is to use new approaches in AI to help make sense of all the content that people share so we can generate new insights about the world to answer people’s questions," "Over time, I think it’s going to be possible to build services that are much more natural to interact with and can help solve many more problems than any existing technology today."LeCun claims the new group will have teams in multiple offices, including New York, London and Menlo Park, Calif, point out by AllthingsD.