When a rewrite isn’t: rebuilding Slack on the desktop
A new version of Slack is rolling out for our desktop customers, built from the ground up to be faster, more efficient, and easier to work on.
Growing Pains: Migrating Slack’s Desktop App to BrowserView
Recently Slack on the desktop has been going through an awkward adolescence. Instead of flailing limbs and pitch squeaks, ours has manifested in ways …
Rebuilding Slack’s Emoji Picker in React
Slack is transitioning its web client to React. When Slack was first built, our frontend consisted of established technologies like jQuery and Handleb…