- Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 10:15 a.m. ET – Cowen and Company Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in New York, NY
- Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. PT – Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Technology 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.