Salesforce announced today that it will acquire struggling Slack for $27.7 billion in a bid to turn around the flailing maker of a chat-based productivity app.
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Slack today filed a competition complaint against Microsoft Corporation before the European Commission, alleging illegal and anti-competitive business practices.
Slack is extending its partnership with Amazon Web Services, will now be using AWS to power Slack Calls, and introduce new AWS integrations for Slack users.
Slack's revenues in the most recent quarter exploded 50 percent year-over-year to $201.7 million as it added a record 12,000 net new paid customers.
It's official: you can now make Microsoft Teams calls right from Slack with its latest integration. Slack is also getting VoIP phone integration for Zoom, Jabber, WebEx, RingCentral, and DialPad.
Slack CEO says the company is working on adding Microsoft Teams calls integration, which would allow possibly allow Slack users to call users on Microsoft Teams. It's not clear exactly how the feature would work yet.
Slack gets back at Microsoft Teams: announces it added 7,000 new customers in the space of 47 days as demand for the service increases due to more people working from home.
Slack reveals a major new redesign to make the app much easier to use. Introduces new ways to organize all your chats, apps, files, and more.
Slack just got its biggest customer: IBM. The company is moving all 350,000 of its employees to Slack, as competition between Slack and Microsoft Teams heats up.
The growing competition between Microsoft Teams and Slack is having some influence on Slack, with the company testing a new mobile app design that looks kind of similar to Microsoft Teams.
In the wake of news that Microsoft Teams now has over 20 million active daily users, Slack says it has greater engagement.
Slack is launching a rebuild desktop app that loads 33% faster, and uses up to 50% less memory.
Microsoft says Microsoft Teams now has 13 million daily active users, which could beat Slack's previously announced 10 million.
Slack is introducing improved support for Outlook Mail, Outlook Calendar, OneDrive, and Office 365 files.
Slack is testing a built-in dark mode for its mobile apps on Android and iOS.
Slack acquires Atlassian's HipChat and Stride products as it faces greater competition from Microsoft.
Facebook acquires team communication platform Redkix to help grow its Workplace product.
Microsoft Teams is finally ready to take on Slack with new free version that undercuts Slack in every way.
Slack is bringing private shared channels to its platform, so your firm can easily collaborate with an external team without leaking any of the important details.