Ticketmaster taps Facebook to help friends sit together

08/25/2011 | ZDNet

It's getting easier for concert-goers to find their friends, thanks to a new Ticketmaster feature that integrates Facebook contact lists into the ticket-buying process. Users are shown an interactive map of concert venues with their friends' seats already marked, allowing them to find seats as near as possible. "Ticketmaster is taking an important step toward making every stage of the live event experience as social online as it is in real life," said David Fisch of Facebook.

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