21 Alternatives to Slack for Mac
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MediumRajiv is co-founder of Tandem, a collaboration platform built from the ground up for distributed teams. Prior to Tandem, Rajiv led remote teams at both startups and large multinational corps. This is Part I of a three-part series synthesizing knowledge from more than 100 teams. Summary: Create and initiate low-friction opportunities for spontaneous conversat… See more
TechCrunchTandem, one of the most sought after companies to graduate from Y Combinator's summer batch, will emerge from the accelerator program with a supersized seed round and an uncharacteristically high valuation. The months-old business, which is developing communication software for remote teams after pivoting from crypto, is raising a $7.5 million seed financing… See more
Tejas KingerI love Workplace by Facebook. I wake up every morning, open up the app, get updates on happenings at my workplace and get a pulse of the organization. Nothing beats that feeling of always having a handle on the pulse of things at your workplace.
Sean PJPGR DoranWorkplace by Facebook is like your own company's private Facebook (plus a lot of additional "work focused" features. Within it, there's Workplace Chat. With Workplace Chat, it's like Facebook Messenger — for work. Same concept of Slack with private 1:1 chats, 1-to-many chats, and the concept of "channels" is done by creating group messages based on the th… See more
Saketh RasakatlaFacebook and Instagram will show "how much time you are spending on social media". Here is the link: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/01/...
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9to5GoogleWith the launch of Allo and Duo, Google telegraphed last year that Hangouts would be moving to a more enterprise focus. Today, the service is finally seeing that major revamp, with the app being split into Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet. The former is a Slack-like group chat tool, while the latter improves the video conferencing experience.
G Suite Updates BlogEarlier today, we announced the public launch of Hangouts Meet and the Early Adopter Program for Hangouts Chat, the new enterprise-focused video meetings and online messaging experiences coming to Google Hangouts. Learn more about the new Hangouts in our blog post here: Meet the new Hangouts.
TechCrunchGoogle's messaging strategy can be confusing, but if there's one thing that's clear after today's Cloud Next keynote, it's that the company is doubling down on the idea that Hangouts is its enterprise product and Allo/Duo are its consumer communications apps. But now there are a couple of new wrinkles in the Hangouts story.
VentureBeatPopular virtual private network (VPN) provider TunnelBear is extending its paws into a new privacy-focused product with the launch of a cross-platform password management app. Available now in beta, RememBear (get it?) is currently available on Windows, Android, Mac, and iOS, as well as through a Chrome browser extension.
The Zapier BlogThere might be only one real criteria for the best chat app for your team: How easy it is for everyone to use. With dozens of great video and text chat apps for teams-each of which include quite similar features-the deciding factor is often down to the way your team...