Reply to post: Re: Speaking as someone who knows bugger all about Slack..

'$5bn for Slack?! I refuse to pay!' You don't pay – and that's its biggest problem

Ken Hagan Gold badge

Re: Speaking as someone who knows bugger all about Slack..

"What advantage does it confer over traditional email?"

Pros: Someone else is responsible for backing up all those conversations you had.

Cons: Someone else is responsible for backing up all those conversations you had.

Of course, you'll know that Slack has really arrived when the bad guys put the effort in to figure out how to send phishing messages.

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