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. 

Ticketmaster Is About to Start Selling Tickets on Facebook

Concertgoers, if you want to see Savages in San Francisco next month or Justin Bieber in Berlin this fall, you may not have to leave Facebook to land tickets.

Ticketmaster Wants to Become Your Destination for Live Event Access

Ticketmaster wants to be more than a destination for tickets to a concert, sporting event or theater production. Echoing a move many other brands have made, the retailer is moving into the publishing realm, giving fans behind-the-scenes access to their favorite venues, events and artists.

Ticketmaster Gets Into DIY Events With Its Latest Purchase

Live Nation’s Ticketmaster has acquired mobile ticketing platform Eventjoy for an undisclosed amount, a move to boost its offerings as more consumers shop through smartphones and tablets.

Duane Reade and Papa John’s Sales Data Show Promise for Twitter Commerce

Twitter is starting to make some noise about getting more retailers to use its platform for social commerce.

Twitter Taps Former Ticketmaster Chief to Build Social Commerce

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NFL Held Invite-Only Show Right Before SXSW Began

Tech players and marketers are now consuming their final drinks for South by Southwest Interactive, a five-day conference wrapping this evening.

Blueye Wants to Turn Your Social Activity Into Sales

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Groupon, Live Nation Partner on GrouponLive

Groupon and Live Nation are teaming up to launch GrouponLive, an online ma