Slack

Building the Next Great Chat App

Nathan Eddy,

The latest generation of chat software (think Slack and its ilk) binds together a variety of technologies, including instant messaging,

Bots: Another Overhyped Technology?

Dice Staff,

At this week’s TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, David Marcus, head of Facebook Messenger, discussed the growing role of chatbots

The Value of Killing a Project Fast

Nick Kolakowski,

When is it better to kill a project? Silicon Valley often lionizes failed technology efforts, provided those projects had ambitious

Are Bots the Future of Productivity?

Nick Kolakowski,

Last week, Microsoft launched @TayandYou, a “chat bot” designed to engage people on Twitter. The company’s Technology and Research teams

Intel, Slack Claim Diversity Gains

Dice Staff,

Over the past year, tech companies large and small have pledged to boost the diversity of their respective employee ranks,

Slack Concerned About Its Diversity

Nick Kolakowski,

Although it’s not nearly the size of Apple, Google, or other tech giants, communications-startup Slack has followed their collective lead