Slack chief marketing officer Bill Macaitis' business card.

Think Slack is just a billion-dollar chat app? You haven’t seen how this company is using it

If you pay any attention to the business software industry, you probably can’t hear enough about Slack’s status as belle of the proverbial tech ball. But the company has admittedly done a less-than-clear (okay, shitty) job of explaining what it’s for, or how or why it helps you get your job done better or more efficiently. So we tracked down a great example.

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14 startups that will change our everyday life

Somewhere between the multibillion-dollar companies like Uber and SnapChat and those valued in the hundreds of thousands are some very promising companies that are changing how we perceive and navigate this world. Here are 14 of those companies that you should know about.