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Microsoft (MSFT) Building a Slack Killer? - Wall Street Pit;

Microsoft (MSFT) Building a Slack Killer? - Wall Street Pit

Wall Street PitMicrosoft (MSFT) Building a Slack Killer?Wall Street PitAfter talks of a buyout fell through, Microsoft is building its own Slack-like messaging platform. September 8, 2016 Cristina Lee. microsoft MSFT. Redmond tech giant Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is not done developing its own messaging platform.and more »

Microsoft Vs. Slack is on, a new messaging app on the works! - TheUSBport;

Microsoft Vs. Slack is on, a new messaging app on the works! - TheUSBport

TheUSBportMicrosoft Vs. Slack is on, a new messaging app on the works!TheUSBportMicrosoft Vs. Slack is on, a new messaging app on the works! Image credit: Engadget. Microsoft introduces Threaded-Conversations. U.S. – Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: designetMSFT) is presenting a chat group to compete with the Slack app. According ...and more »

Is Microsoft Attacking Slack With Messenger App? (MSFT) - Investopedia;

Is Microsoft Attacking Slack With Messenger App? (MSFT) - Investopedia

InvestopediaIs Microsoft Attacking Slack With Messenger App? (MSFT)InvestopediaIt would seem wherever corporate customers operate, Microsoft's new strategy is to setup shop. And CEO Satya Nadella doesn't appear to fear any incumbent -- an attitude that should scare technology incumbents that operate in Microsoft's domain. Reports ...and more »

Microsoft to slap Slack with Skype – reports - The Register;

Microsoft to slap Slack with Skype – reports - The Register

The RegisterMicrosoft to slap Slack with Skype – reportsThe RegisterA report – and a job ad – have popped up suggesting that in the wake of its aborted multi-billion-dollar Slack acquisition, Microsoft's gearing up to roll Slack-like capabilities into Skype. News that Skype will slack off broke at MS Power User. While ...and more »

Microsoft Readying Skype Teams to Challenge Slack: Report - eWeek;

Microsoft Readying Skype Teams to Challenge Slack: Report - eWeek

eWeekMicrosoft Readying Skype Teams to Challenge Slack: ReporteWeekMicrosoft is reportedly working on a product called Skype Teams, putting it on a collision course with the fast-growing collaboration platform, Slack. Should Slack watch its back? Earlier this year, there were rumblings that Microsoft had considered ...and more »

Microsoft to Introduce Skype Teams as Direct Slack Competitor - GuruFocus.com;

Microsoft to Introduce Skype Teams as Direct Slack Competitor - GuruFocus.com

GuruFocus.comMicrosoft to Introduce Skype Teams as Direct Slack CompetitorGuruFocus.comWhen news broke out in March this year that Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) was planning to buy Slack, a work chatting app, for a rumored $8 billion, I was not really surprised. The Windows maker has been actively creating a productivity ecosystem - led by ...and more »

Microsoft takes aim at Slack with new Skype Teams app: Will lets staff set up chat channels, schedule meetings and ... - Daily Mail;

Microsoft takes aim at Slack with new Skype Teams app: Will lets staff set up chat channels, schedule meetings and ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailMicrosoft takes aim at Slack with new Skype Teams app: Will lets staff set up chat channels, schedule meetings and ...Daily MailMicrosoft pulled its $8 billion bid for Slack earlier this year in order to give its own messaging service more attention. Now, it has been revealed that the software giant is developing a new work chat app under the umbrella of Skype. Called Skype ...and more »

Is Microsoft building a Slack killer? - Network World

Is Microsoft building a Slack killer?Network WorldA few months ago, rumors circulated that Microsoft considered buying the cloud-based team collaboration tool Slack for a generous $8 billion. Overpaying again, it seems, as Slack's last known valuation was $2.8 billion. Now it seems that Microsoft has ...and more »

Microsoft is allegedly creating a Slack competitor with the help of Skype - Techworm;

Microsoft is allegedly creating a Slack competitor with the help of Skype - Techworm

TechwormMicrosoft is allegedly creating a Slack competitor with the help of SkypeTechwormAfter planning a bid to buy the popular messaging App, Slack in March, Microsoft has decided now to go for a kill by building a Slack like features with the help of its own video messaging App, Skype. Microsoft planned to buy Slack for $8 billion back ...and more »

Google Defends Chrome Killing Batteries, Skype Teams Copies Slack… [Tech News Digest] - MakeUseOf

Google Defends Chrome Killing Batteries, Skype Teams Copies Slack… [Tech News Digest]MakeUseOfGoogle goes to war with Microsoft, Skype Teams is basically Slack, Yelp launches its first bug bounty, Instagram kills its popular Photo Map feature, and a more accurate Pokemon GO trailer. Google Defends Chrome From Microsoft. Chrome may be the most ...and more »

Microsoft Just Came Out With a Slack Copy (And It Actually Looks Pretty Sweet) - The Hustle (blog);

Microsoft Just Came Out With a Slack Copy (And It Actually Looks Pretty Sweet) - The Hustle (blog)

The Hustle (blog)Microsoft Just Came Out With a Slack Copy (And It Actually Looks Pretty Sweet)The Hustle (blog)A few months ago, Microsoft reportedly considered acquiring work-messaging app, Slack, for a cool $8B. But CEO Satya Nadella and world-renowned dancer, Bill Gates, killed the deal, suggesting Microsoft invest that money into improving Skype instead.and more »

Microsoft Planning Slack Attack? - No Jitter

Microsoft Planning Slack Attack?No JitterSources tell a Microsoft tech blogger that a team messaging app, Skype Teams, is imminent. Just about any company developing or offering a team messaging app (and there are loads of them) has to break through Slack's stronghold, including Microsoft.and more »

Will Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Be Helped By Slack Competitor Development? - TheStreet.com;

Will Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Be Helped By Slack Competitor Development? - TheStreet.com

TheStreet.comWill Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Be Helped By Slack Competitor Development?TheStreet.comMicrosoft (MSFT) is reportedly creating a messaging software that's likely to compete with the office messaging tool Slack. Annie Palmer. Follow. Sep 7, 2016 10:34 AM EDT. Get TheStreet Quant Ratings' exclusive 5-page report for (MSFT) - FREE.and more »

Welcome to the Post-Email Enterprise: what Skype Teams means in a Slack-Leaning World - Gigaom

Welcome to the Post-Email Enterprise: what Skype Teams means in a Slack-Leaning WorldGigaomWork technology vendors very commonly — for decades — have suggested that their shiny brand-new tools will deliver us from the tyranny of email. Today, we hear it from all sorts of tool vendors: work management tools, like Asana, Wrike, and Trello ...and more »

Microsoft plotting Skype Teams as a competitor to Slack - SlashGear;

Microsoft plotting Skype Teams as a competitor to Slack - SlashGear

SlashGearMicrosoft plotting Skype Teams as a competitor to SlackSlashGearEarlier this year, we heard that Microsoft had considered putting in an $8 billion offer for Slack, a group messaging service that has quickly grown in popularity over the last few years. Then, remembering that it had already shelled out billions of ...and more »

Microsoft reportedly creating Skype Teams, its Slack slayer - CIO Dive

Microsoft reportedly creating Skype Teams, its Slack slayerCIO DiveMicrosoft is reportedly building a new app that will directly compete with Slack, according to a report from MS Poweruser. Known as Skype Teams, the app is expected to include several features similar to Slack, as well as additional features like ...and more »

To Compete with Slack, Microsoft Chooses Door Number Three - Petri.com (press release) (registration) (blog);

To Compete with Slack, Microsoft Chooses Door Number Three - Petri.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Petri.com (press release) (registration) (blog)To Compete with Slack, Microsoft Chooses Door Number ThreePetri.com (press release) (registration) (blog)As Brad noted yesterday, Microsoft will take on the Slack team collaboration solution by leveraging its in-house Skype capabilities to create a new product called Skype Teams. This is just one of three obvious tactics the software giant could have ...and more »

Microsoft Developing Skype Teams To Challenge Slack: Bill Gates Gave The Right Advice - Tech Times;

Microsoft Developing Skype Teams To Challenge Slack: Bill Gates Gave The Right Advice - Tech Times

Tech TimesMicrosoft Developing Skype Teams To Challenge Slack: Bill Gates Gave The Right AdviceTech TimesCo-founder Bill Gates opposed Microsoft's planned acquisition of Slack in March. He instead wanted Microsoft to develop Skype into a competitor in the collaborative tool market, and a report reveals that the company is doing just that. ( MSPoweruser ).and more »

Skype Teams is Microsoft's answer to Slack - TWCN Tech News (blog);

Skype Teams is Microsoft's answer to Slack - TWCN Tech News (blog)

TWCN Tech News (blog)Skype Teams is Microsoft's answer to SlackTWCN Tech News (blog)Slack is one of the, if not the most, popular messaging services when it comes to handling business teams and groups. Microsoft is reportedly planning to take on Slack by launching its very own messaging service that closely mirrors Slack's functionality.and more »

Rumor: Microsoft 'Skype Teams' to Rival Slack - PC Magazine;

Rumor: Microsoft 'Skype Teams' to Rival Slack - PC Magazine

PC MagazineRumor: Microsoft 'Skype Teams' to Rival SlackPC MagazineIf you can't beat 'em, join 'em. According to MSPoweruser, Microsoft is prepping a Skype-branded collaboration tool to take on Slack. Earlier this year, Microsoft reportedly looked into acquiring Slack for as much as $8 billion. But CEO Satya Nadella ...and more »