Slack Thinks You Need Another Video Conferencing App

Slack Thinks You Need Another Video Conferencing App

If you work in an office, chances are you spend a lot of time on Slack. The workplace messaging platform has become an even more important tool in the work-from-home era. And it has been rolling out new stuff that’s supposed to replicate the office atmosphere, online. Last year Slack introduced Huddles — a spontaneous … Read more

Slack Is Adding Video to Huddles. It Looks a Lot Like Zoom.

Slack Is Adding Video to Huddles.  It Looks a Lot Like Zoom.

In the Before Times, we used to huddle in real life. Free of the formalities of a meeting or the intellectual rigor of a brainstorm, a huddle was spontaneous, productive, and (mostly) good-sported, the workplace equivalent of a basketball team taking a time-out to strategize. A huddle happened when a colleague strolled by your desk … Read more