workplace chat

  • Slack voice calling arrives on desktop

    Slack voice calling arrives on desktop

    Slack was being cheeky when yesterday it said voice chat would start testing “very, very soon”. Today the new “Calls” feature starting rolling out on Slack for desktop and on the Chrome browser. It lets you start a private Slack Call or launch a conference call in a channel that anyone can join with a click. And in keeping with Slack’s lighthearted style, once… Read More

  • Dropbox Acquires Zulip, A Stealthy Workplace Chat Solution Still In Private Beta

    Dropbox Acquires Zulip, A Stealthy Workplace Chat Solution Still In Private Beta

    Dropbox has quietly acquired Zulip, the makers of a workplace chat solution for desktop and mobile, which had yet to publicly launch. Though still in private beta at the time of the acquisition, Zulip had already developed a suite of applications for Mac, Windows, Linux, iPhone and Android, which allowed users to share both public and private messages with their co-workers. Public messages… Read More