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Slack experiences outage

May 13, 2020 - 9:15 AM

Users are unable to send messages or connect entirely to the work messaging platform

SLACK. A view of the Slack headquarters on April 02, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Photo by Justin Sullivan/GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP

Slack CEO details challenges in managing in-demand app during pandemic

Mar 27, 2020 - 4:53 PM

Slack has seen rising subscriber numbers amid the pandemic. Stewart Butterfield reflects on the past 2 weeks, from both a business and human standpoint

SLACK. Stewart Butterfield, co-founder and chief executive officer of Slack, does a television interview outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), June 20, 2019 in New York City. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

Slack Technologies rises in Wall Street debut

Jun 21, 2019 - 10:38 AM

Shares of the company, whose arrival was marked with a giant purple banner outside the NYSE, initially surge as high as $42 before pulling back somewhat and finishing at $38.62

SLACK. Workplace messaging company Slack Technologies Inc. is now listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Tech firm Slack to make market debut, at $26 reference price

Jun 20, 2019 - 7:30 PM

The arrival of Slack – which markets online tools for information sharing and workflow management – to the New York Stock Exchange underscores investor hunger for new companies in spite of some high-profile stumbles

SLACK. Slack's headquarters on April 02, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images North America/AFP

After Lyft, here are 6 other tech companies planning for an IPO

Mar 30, 2019 - 11:57 AM

It's a big year for tech IPOs

Workplace messaging startup Slack to go public

Feb 05, 2019 - 11:01 AM

Slack, which claims some 10 million users in 150 countries, has been valued at $7.1 billion, as reported in August 2018 after a round of funding

Workplace messaging startup Slack eyes 2019 IPO – report

Sep 29, 2018 - 12:30 AM

Citing unnamed sources, The Wall Street Journal says Slack is aiming for an initial public offering (IPO) in the first half of 2019 that would value the California startup at well above the $7.1 billion it reached in its most recent funding round

SLACK IPO? Social Network applications including Facebook, Instagram, Slack, Snapchat, Twitter, Skype, Viber , Teamsnap and Messenger, are on display on a smartphone on March 21, 2018 in Washington DC. File photo by Eric Baradat/AFP

Workplace software startup Slack valued at $7.1 billion in new funding

Aug 21, 2018 - 11:44 PM

'The way people work is changing, and we are committed to delivering the best product and experience for our customers in this new era,' a Slack statement says

Slack to introduce video calls

Dec 14, 2016 - 2:07 PM

Slack users will soon be able to tap a camera button within the voice call window to enable video calls on the service

VIDEO CALLS ON SLACK. Slack is set to introduce the new feature in the coming days. Screen shot from Slack blog.