Salesforce Goes Social With $27.7B Slack Deal
"Slack looks like the natural fit for Salesforce to beef up its collaboration and messaging footprint and keep pace with [Microsoft]."
Slack Shares Slump on Disappointing Guidance
The full-year forecast fell below “high investor expectations for team collaboration and communication names amidst this [work from home] era.”
Five Best Practices for Today’s Stay-at-Home Workforce
Many firms, for a variety of reasons, have been slower to embrace advances in technology to support a nonoffice dwelling staff — until now.
Slack’s Unusual Route to Public Markets
The workplace-messaging app’s direct listing values the tech company at $23 billion.
Slack Files for Direct Listing
The company posted a loss for the latest fiscal year but said it is spending less on sales and marketing.
Workplace Messaging Firm Slack Files to List Directly
The move to go public without an IPO would follow a direct listing from Spotify last year.
Late-Stage Funding Rounds Draw Heaps of Capital
Mature startups have raised hundreds of millions of dollars in the past week.
Disruptive Influences: 20 Tech Companies to Watch
In areas from cyber defense to tax compliance to database management, these 20 companies are changing how businesses operate.
Mobile Services: Bots, the Next Frontier
The market for apps is maturing. Now one for text-based services, or chatbots, looks poised to take off.