#USA Grab an Uber without leaving the chatroom with Slack competitor, HipChat




No more emailing your colleagues to meet you at 4 p.m. in the foyer beside the plant to catch a cab. Atlassian’s workplace communication platform HipChat will now let you order an Uber for your team without leaving the chatroom.

Atlassian — the Australian software startup that went public in the U.S. last week to great fanfare — makes digital tools for businesses, including HipChat, which is often overshadowed by its more well-known competitor, Slack.

HipChat’s fighting back though, and on Monday, it announced Uber for HipChat. Using Uber’s API and HipChat Connect, a service that lets third-party developers embed apps on the platform, Atlassian has built a tool that allows teams to request an Uber from their chatroom, track its status and notify each member when it arrives. Read more…

More about Startup, Australia, Atlassian, Business, and Startups

from Startups http://ift.tt/1O6nqQ3

This entry was posted in #USA by Startup365. Bookmark the permalink.

About Startup365

Chaque jour nous vous présenterons une nouvelle Startup française ! Notre pays regorge de talents et d'entrepreneurs brillants ! Alors partons à la découverte des meilleures startup françaises ! Certaines d'entre elles sont dans une étape essentielle dans la vie d'une startup : la recherche de financement, notamment par le financement participatif (ou crowdfunding en anglais). Alors participez à cette grande aventure en leur faisant une petite donation ! Les startups françaises ont besoin de vous !