Fucking chat without any email account

Slack’s mission is to “make your working life simpler, more pleasant and more productive.” It seems best-suited for the second goal on that list. The chat system makes it easy for users to create their own inside jokes.

It’s painted in a prep-school plaid pattern with a jellybean color scheme.) and enjoy a related GIF (like Homer Simpson spinning his office chair around and around in a nuclear power plant).

When the College Humor offices first discovered the Giphy feature, late one Friday afternoon, they couldn’t stop summoning GIF after GIF, leading to “the most nonsense traffic jam ever,” says College Humor writer-director Paul Briganti; the company ultimately made its own Giphy channel to prevent the tool from totally derailing actual work threads.

“I don’t have much of an emotional connection to Slack,” Blumberg tells me.

“I use it to order lunch.” (“I don't know shit about Slack.

Vogt, 29, brought Slack to Gimlet soon after the company launched and is a true believer.

(Slack has also advertised on Vogt’s show.) But Vogt’s older boss, Gimlet CEO Alex Blumberg, is still struggling to catch on.It used to be that the mark of a “fun” office was a foosball table crammed into the break room.But Slack makes the workspace itself feel like a game.But now, Slack has given every employee a virtual office door, and boy do we use them: Since adopting Slack last year, staffers have exchanged 1.2 million messages, and just 4 percent of them have been aired in the public channels that every employee can see.Seventeen percent of our messages are shared in private groups, which require an invitation to join and are hidden even from administrators; 79 percent of our Slack chatter takes the form of one-on-one direct messages.“There was a definite sense of missing out not being on Slack. Slack itself has become a character.” Even pockets of the State Department are now on Slack. Take a tour of Slack on the company’s website, and you’ll learn about all the ways it can make your office communication more effective: Slack syncs seamlessly across devices, features a powerful internal search engine, and is highly compatible with dozens of other programs that keep businesses running.