Alternative products to Workplace Desktop by Facebook

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Workplace Desktop by Facebook

Facebook's Slack competitor with chat, screen share & more

One year ago, Facebook launched Workplace to help make companies more connected and productive. So today, we’re launching the Workplace Chat desktop app. Now, anyone can download the app for Workplace Chat on PC, Mac, Android or iOS.

6 Alternatives to Workplace Desktop by Facebook

Be less busy. Real-time messaging, archiving & search.

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Jesús Antonio Vizcaíno Jiménez
Jesús Antonio Vizcaíno Jiménez- Digital Marketing Consultant
because it's free, simple and you can connect other apps, like Analytics, Trello, hubspot…
Sheejo George
Sheejo George- Business Development Manager @ AeroLeads
I have been using it to handling the task with my co-worker at AeroLeads and I found it as a great real-time messaging option. You can also integrate it on your website which can create a live chat room between you and your customer.
VenkatesaMadhan
VenkatesaMadhan - Marketer
It's not only a productive real time messaging tool, but saves loads of your time on emails and helps to integrate between your project tools which is fancy as well.
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New web app for Google Hangouts cross-device messaging app

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Anne S. Katzeff
Anne S. Katzeff- Designer, Artist, Teacher
Easy to use. Great video and sound quality. Uses less bandwidth than Skype.
Anne-Laure Le Cunff
Anne-Laure Le Cunff- Entrepreneur
Hangouts is now more targeted to business users, but it still does the job if you want something that's platform-agnostic, and using your Gmail address to log in.
Tejas Kinger
Tejas Kinger- SaaS Product Marketing @ Freshworks Inc
Screen sharing over Google Hangouts. Nothing works better than this in terms of ease of use and simplicity. :)
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Cloud video conferencing and simple online meetings

Zoom is a powerful online meeting tool for large, distributed teams.

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Truman Tang
Truman Tang
Zoom.us - best in class for audio and video calls. Very minimal to no choppy-ness and awesome features to share screen, grant remote control and recording functionalities. Super easy to access, log in and share a dial in link. I'm an advocate.
Carlos Villaumbrosia
Carlos Villaumbrosia- Founder of Product School
We use this every week for our all hands meeting - with team members across the USA and Europe (and various people often on the road) this is essential for keeping the crew together
Julia Xu
Julia Xu- Maker. Designer and developer.
Used this at multiple startups to have the best conferencing experience. So much of the friction with meeting remotely is removed with Zoom. - Great video quality - Allows for movie recordings, multiple screen shares, etc. - Dial-in with phone number - Intuitive and stable user experience
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Forbes
What is an entrepreneur to do when he starts a company, sells it to a giant, then suffers as the new parent spoils the child? If you're Eric Yuen you leave Cisco Systems and start Zoom -- a fast-growing Sequoia-backed videoconferencing startup
TechCrunch
Zoom, the cloud video conferencing service, announced a $100 million Series D round, entirely funded by Sequoia. The company now boasts a $1 billion valuation, putting it in the vaunted unicorn club. It also announced a significant update to the product that includes the ability for customers and third parties to build applications on top of the Zoom platfor… See more
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