Slack mobile app gets UI refresh for easier navigation

Slack mobile app gets UI refresh for easier navigation

Following its 2019 desktop app refresh, Slack has now updated its mobile app, promising users a simpler and more intuitive interface that’s easier to navigate on a small screen.  As part of the redesign, Slack has overhauled app navigation, adding a tab bar at the bottom of the screen with four tabs: Home, DM, @mention […]
Box adds collaboration features, updates app UI

Box adds collaboration features, updates app UI

Box has added new collaboration features and interface updates to its cloud storage app to support better productivity for remote workers.  Among the changes in what the company calls the “All-New Box experience” is the introduction of Collections. Available in the...
5 hot video app start-ups

5 hot video app start-ups

Interest around video meeting software is higher than ever, as isolation measures across the world drive demand for tools to connect people with co-workers during the day, family and friends at night. The “new normal” has led to a huge uptick in use of established...
Google’s Meet video app gets Gmail integration

Google’s Meet video app gets Gmail integration

Google has made its Meet video conferencing app accessible directly from Gmail, allowing users to join meetings without switching between apps.  Meet – it’s the rebranded version of Hangouts Meet – is available as part of Google’s G Suite, which now has 6...
Pandemic leads to surge in video conferencing app downloads

Pandemic leads to surge in video conferencing app downloads

Business communication apps saw record levels of growth in March, according to statistics from mobile market data provider App Annie. With a growing portion of the global population now living under some kind of government lockdown, many organizations have had to...