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Slack Updates Privacy Policy, Giving Employers Access to Direct Messages, More News

Slack Updates Privacy Policy, Giving Employers Access to Direct Messages, More News

San Francisco-based Slack has updated its privacy policy. Unlike many of the privacy policy updates announced since the Facebook–Cambridge Analytica data harvesting scandal, this update enables employers to view and download everything users share in Slack, even conversations shared in private channels.

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Microsoft Teams Gets Cortana Integration, IBM’s Plans to Revamp Notes, Domino, More News

Microsoft Teams Gets Cortana Integration, IBM's Plans to Revamp Notes, Domino, More News

Microsoft Teams marked its first anniversary this week and to celebrate, Redmond, Wash.-based Microsoft added a number of new features, the most interesting being a Cortana integration and inline message translation. The update will also bring support for voice-interaction through Team-enabled devices like smartphones and conference devices.

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Digital Workplace Newsbyte: Microsoft To Offer Slack-killer Free? Dropbox IPO Warns About Collaboration Market

Digital Workplace Newsbyte: Microsoft To Offer Slack-killer Free? Dropbox IPO Warns About Collaboration Market

It has been on the cards since the very beginning in 2016, but recent reports suggest that Microsoft may be getting ready to launch a freemium version of its Slack competitor Microsoft Teams. The launch of a freemium version would certainly make sense.

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A Look at the Top Workplace Tools by Adoption

A Look at the Top Workplace Tools by Adoption

We see lots of reports ranking hot enterprise software apps, some like the G2 Crowd’s are defined by great user reviews. Industry analyst Gartner evaluates based on two main criteria, the "ability to execute" and "completeness of vision." Forrester Research considers, "market presence", "strategy" and "current offering.

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Why Email Remains The Top Enterprise Collaboration Tool

Why Email Remains The Top Enterprise Collaboration Tool

Over the course of the last year, there has been considerable discussion about the role of email in workplaces that depend heavily on social network and other collaboration tools. In these discussions, there appears to be a general consensus that while social networks are useful to achieve work-related goals,

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Forget Slack vs. Email: Think Slack Plus Email

Forget Slack vs. Email: Think Slack Plus Email

Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield made a confession in late September: he admitted email was useful. Butterfield made the confession at the HubSpot Inbound marketing conference in Boston. His full quote reveals what Butterfield, CEO of a self-professed "email killer" company, truly thinks of email and its future: "Email will

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Forget Slack vs. Email: Think Slack Plus Email

Forget Slack vs. Email: Think Slack Plus Email

Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield made a confession in late September: he admitted email was useful. Butterfield made the confession at the HubSpot Inbound marketing conference in Boston. His full quote reveals what Butterfield, CEO of a self-professed "email killer" company, truly thinks of email and its future: "Email will

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Slack Partners With Oracle to Extend Enterprise Reach, More News

Slack Partners With Oracle to Extend Enterprise Reach, More News

Slack continued its efforts this week to gain traction in the enterprise, announcing a new partnership with Redwood City, Calif.-based Oracle. The partnership links Slack with Oracle’s Intelligent Bot Platform to give both technical and nontechnical users of the Oracle platform  access to bots to that can be used in

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