- Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. ET – RBC Technology, Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference in New York, NY
- Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. PT – UBS Global Technology Conference in Sausalito, 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.