Slack is the darling of the digital world and developers are rushing to integrate their offerings into the popular communication and collaboration platform. Vibe, for example, has released a new add-on for Slack that will help managers determine how the workers on their channels are feeling – yes, feeling. The plugin uses natural language..
Website Magazine recently asked 'Net professionals what technology their Web-based business cannot operate without. From analytics to virtual assistants, the answers were as diverse as they were interesting. Over the past week, we've released their answers by category: social and mobile technology (found here), development and…
Collaboration and productivity platform Slack has introduced threaded replies, one of the most often requested features of the solution. What's unique about the roll out of this feature is how Slack is actually handling the replies. Instead of embedding them in the order they were received beneath the original message, Slack is showing the…
Tech darling Slack has reportedly invested in chatbot company Automat, a solution that allows brands to communicate to their audience by using a mix of mobile messaging, artificial intelligence and chatbot technology. Slack – covered in detail in the April issue of Website Magazine – announced the launch of its venture capital (VC) fund back in… [[ This is a content summary only
Message Buttons have arrived at Slack to allow users to interact with apps directly. According to the communication platform, the update marks the biggest change to Slack since its inception. The buttons are available in the Slack API and can be added to any existing app
Slack is dabbling in social login, as the enterprise social network has unveiled a new feature called “Sign in with Slack.” The feature provides users with a way to sign up for apps with their Slack identity. With the feature, Slack aims to help keep teams connected across the apps that they use for work.
Mobile CRM and sales tracking application Sellf is now available on the recently launched Slack App Directory. Through the Slack integration, when one of the members of your company closes a deal, a “Sellf BOT” — i.e. a little robot who constantly looks at what happens within your Sellf account — will post a message in Slack so… [[ This is a content summary only.
Two-year old Slack has seen impressive growth over the past few months; the team communication app now has 2.3 million daily active users, up from 2 million just two months ago. Nearly 1/3 of Slack's user base (675,000) is currently classified as “paid,” which is up from 570,000 from Dec