- Wednesday, May 8, 2013 , 11:30 a.m. ET. – Jefferies 2013 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in New York, NY
- Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 11:30 a.m. PT – The 12th Annual JMP Securities Research Conference in San Francisco, CA
By letting users carry out transactions with local businesses on its site and apps, Facebook stands to collect valuable data and give businesses more incentive to buy ads.
While free to use, the company's new Marketplaces service could yield valuable data about what Facebook users are shopping for at any given moment.