Slack can now send you Google Calendar alerts

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Slack, the slick candy-colored chat app quickly taking over office communications, now wants to help you keep track of your calendar too

The company is building Google Calendar alerts into its apps in a push to make it a deeper part of user’s work lives, the company announced in a blog post. The feature is rolling out to users on Thursday

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If you already spend a lot of time in Slack, this optimization may save you from compulsively checking your calendar throughout the day. After setting it up in your company’s integration page, you can configure automatic notifications to appear from any Google Calendar into any channel. So if you’ve got a team meeting soon, a notification will appear in your team’s channel, or you can have the slackbot notify you Read more…

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