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Facebook Is Now Offering Movie Tickets, Food Delivery and Salon Appointments

Good evening, earthlings. Thank you for logging on to Planet Facebook, where you can read posts from your friends, chat with them, watch recorded video, stare aimlessly at live video and now, starting today, order up a facial, dinner and a movie without changing digital orbits. 

Facebook Is Now Recommending Events Based on Human Opinions, Not Algorithms

Facebook is debuting featured events, which will offer recommendations—think rock shows, biking meetups, museum exhibition openings, etc.—based on human curation rather than an algorithm.

Brands Favor Social Shares Over Likes

Asking consumers to like an ad or post on Facebook—common practice among marketers for years—has, let’s face it, become about as popular as Friendster.