Say you’re planning to go to a concert in another part of the state. Odds are, several other people are, too. That’s how Tickengo was started, and it has become quite a popular service, using Facebook as a verification mechanism.
Facebook’s trademark color may be blue, but it’s also known for being green. New figures released Wednesday by the social network show that 23 percent of the company’s energy is renewable. Facebook is also continuing to seek ways to cut back its carbon emissions and increase the percentage of energy coming from clean, renewable sources.
What would you get if you combined a daily deals site with Facebook Causes? It would probably look a little something like TheDoGooder.com.
Facebook is holding a press event at its headquarters next Thursday, April 7, and the invitation’s design suggests that the announcement could involve more energy efficient hardware run by the company.