Slack is acquiring Rimeto, a four-year-old subscription software startup founded by former Facebook employees. The deal could make Slack’s workplace chat service more useful to companies whose employees are working from home during the Covid-19 pandemic. Rimeto’s software gathers data about employees from a company’s internal databases and makes it available in a searchable directory format....
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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