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Slack's Beta Windows 10 desktop app gets updated with better resume from sleep, other fixes

Slack's Beta Windows 10 desktop app gets updated with better resume from sleep, other fixes Becoming a participant in the various Microsoft Insider or preview programs are beginning to net more than access to early build release of operating system or business related software.With the Groove Music team, Facebook and Slack flighting and releasing early versions of its software on Insider specific versions of the Windows 10 operating system, it would seem developers also see the benefit in segmenting their audience participation.

You’ve heard of Slack; we explain the tool

You’ve heard of Slack; we explain the tool If you’re like me, you’ve heard a lot about this revolutionary new business communications tool called Slack.The brand is also mentioned by many software companies who proudly say that they have Slack integration.

Journalists across the country are using a Slack channel to tackle Trump

Journalists across the country are using a Slack channel to tackle Trump In the new era of "alternative facts," journalists will need all the help they can get in covering the Trump administration and administering the correct Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests to hold the administration accountable.So, they're turning to the people they know they can trust the most to help them: each other.

Slack woos big business with new enterprise service

Slack woos big business with new enterprise service SAN FRANCISCO — Slack is finally launching the long-awaited enterprise version of its service.Called Slack Enterprise Grid, the service comes with a range of new features designed for organizations with 500  to 500,000 employees.

Send money without ever leaving your chat with PayPal’s new Slack bot

Send money without ever leaving your chat with PayPal’s new Slack bot Because why use two apps when you can just use one, right?Sending money is now as easy as typing “/PayPal send $10 to @Sam.

Need cash? Let me Slack it to you

Need cash? Let me Slack it to you You can download it from the Slack App Directory, and to use it, you'll have to link your PayPal and and Slack accounts.Sending money in Slack is as easy as typing "paypal" as a slash command.

Discover more than just office gossip through Slack with Statsbot, a new data tool

Discover more than just office gossip through Slack with Statsbot, a new data tool The product promises Google Analytics, Mixpanel, and Salesforce information directly through Slack via a bot.In speaking with TechCrunch, co-founder and CEO Artyom Keydunov said that he decided to create his company and the product following his experience as the head of a remote engineering team.

Google is Slackifying Hangouts

Google is Slackifying Hangouts In an effort to make Hangouts more business-friendly, Google is splitting the service into two separate apps: Hangouts Meet, a videoconferencing app, and Hangouts Chat, a Slack-like messaging app designed for teams.Meet, which is starting to roll out now, is a revamped version of Hangouts' video calling features, with a few new additions designed for businesses.

The chat app war between Microsoft and Slack heats up

The chat app war between Microsoft and Slack heats up On Tuesday, the company announced its chat app, Teams, has rolled out to all Office 365 customers worldwide.That's exactly why Uber ditched Slack last year.

Stop that Skype install! Here are the chat apps you should be using on Windows or MacOS

Stop that Skype install! Here are the chat apps you should be using on Windows or MacOS While apps like Trillian and AIM have fallen to the wayside, companies like Slack have seized an opportunity.If you Google “chat apps,” for instance, you’ll be presented with a buffet of choices.

Facebook Messenger is basically Slack now

Facebook Messenger is basically Slack now Instead, the company is taking two features straight out of Slack's playbook with the addition emoji-laden reactions and mentions.Speaking of new push notifications, Facebook is also adding Slack-like @-mentions, so you can "call out" specific people in a chat.

Facebook to unleash a free version its Slack killer, Workplace

Facebook to unleash a free version its Slack killer, Workplace The behemoth social network has made a coming soon-style announcement to tout a free version of its Workplace service, a tool for businesses to keep their employees connected and chatting about work stuff right on Facebook, Fortune reported Friday.What's Workplace do?

Slack designs new message menus to help you communicate more efficiently

Slack designs new message menus to help you communicate more efficiently The firm’s new message menus are described as “a straightforward bit of UI that provides options a user can take to complete a workflow.Thanks to Slack’s newest integration, you can build five types of message menus, each of which can satisfy a different use case.

Slack finally catches up to AOL Instant Messenger

Slack finally catches up to AOL Instant Messenger The workplace chat app added a new feature that lets you set a "status" so you can tell everyone at your organization what you're up to.In other words: It's pretty much Slack's version of away messages from AOL Instant Messenger.

Facebook Workplace gets equipped with doc sharing, legal compliance and video

Facebook Workplace gets equipped with doc sharing, legal compliance and video Prior to this week, Workplace included multi-company Groups, live video, reactions, auto-translate, video and group audio calling, trending posts, and search filters.At Facebook, we have over 100 of these bots helping people be more productive," said Simon Cross, product manager for Workplace.

Now there's a dating app in Slack. What could possibly go wrong?

Now there's a dating app in Slack. What could possibly go wrong? If Feeld, the dating app that bills itself as a place "where you can meet couples or singles" has their way, you just might.You tell the Feeld bot who your crush is, and if they feel the same way, it'll tell you.