• Slack partners with ServiceNow to bring machine learning into chat app

    2 monthes ago - By VentureBeat

    EXCLUSIVE: Team communications developer Slack and enterprise company ServiceNow today announced a partnership to bring their products closer together. A Slack app integration will launch this fall to provide ServiceNow notifications in a Slack channel. And in the spring, new software from ServiceNow will allow its customers to approve or deny automated processes in Slack including some powered by predictive machine learning.
    The announcement was made onstage as part of a keynote address at Frontiers , Slack's developer conference being held in San Francisco on September 12 and 13. On the...
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  • Facebook's Standalone Video Chat App Enters Testing

    Facebook's Standalone Video Chat App Enters Testing

    2 monthes ago - By Ubergizmo

    We first heard about Facebook's Bonfire app earlier this year in July. It was revealed that the company had developed a standalone video chat app. The app has now entered testing. Facebook has quietly released it on the Danish iOS App Store. Those who have a compatible device in the region can now try Facebook's Bonfire video chat app.
    When we first heard about this app, it was reported that Bonfire was quite similar to the HouseParty live video chat app. The app enables users to hold video chats with multiple contacts simultaneously while also adding Snapchat-like effects. Users are also...
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