Will this be Facebook’s next big move? This image may be a clue

A new patent reveals that Facebook is currently investigating the market for a car-sharing platform.

We are already accustomed to using Facebook to create or join events, therefore coordinating a shared car trip should be no obstacle for the social media giants.

Facebook’s idea is to make the activity of car sharing into an event. Here you have a rough plan of how it could work:

As you can see, Facebook should be able to help  you organize the details and even go as far to provide suggestions of who may wish to accompany you.

A month ago, the company announced its agreement with Uber that allows users to book a car using the Messenger app. In their statement, Facebook also hinted that they would look to add similar services in the near future.

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