The Desk-Net Blog

New version: New colors, less clicks

A new version of Desk-Net (1.91) has just been released this week. We are kicking off 2018 with several usability improvements and an all new color scheme:

  • Colors: You might have noticed significant changes to Desk-Net's usability and look & feel in 2018. First we start off with a complete change of the color set. Hope you like it!

Scheduled downtime on Wednesday Jan 17th

New version coming up

We will deploy a new version on Wednesday, Jan. 17th, at 19:00 CET (20:00 EET, 1:00 p.m. ETC, 5:00 AEDT+1). The downtime will only last a few minutes. As always we will inform users about the upcoming downtime on our Twitter account (@desk_net).

Sorry for any inconveniences this may cause.

The Desk-Net team

 

Slack in the newsroom - how and why Slack is re-writing editorial workflow

“Our office in the cloud”, “where work happens”, “chat on steroids”, “the new water cooler”.

All of these are ways that Slack users have described the newsroom tool to media Ccnsultant Marian Semm. “For some it is even the central tool replacing the CMS” declares Semm, who went from a newspaper background into specialising in media technology.