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Websitetinyspeck.com
Twitter@slackhq
CategoryGames/Entertainment
Employees45
Founded2009

Offices

Vancouver, CAN
163 Hastings St W
Vancouver, BC V6B 1H5, CAN

People

Co-founder, President
Co-founder, VP Engineering
Co-founder, Client Lead
Co-founder, Server Lead
Board Member/Lead Investor
Board Member

Funding

TOTAL $17.2M
FUNDING TOTAL $17.2M
Seed, 1/2009
Accel Partners
Marc Andreessen
Jeff Weiner
Rob Solomon
Bradley Horowitz
$1.5M
Seed, 3/2010
SV Angel
Series A, 4/2010
Accel Partners
Andreessen Horowitz
$5M
Series B, 4/2011
Andreessen Horowitz
Accel Partners
$10.7M

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Tiny Speck

Tiny Speck is the new company started by Stewart Butterfield, who previously started Flickr.

Their first product was Glitch, a Flash-based massively multiplayer online game. After shutting down Glitch, Tiny Speck launched Slack in August 2013.

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Screenshots

Tiny Speck screenshot
Above: Tiny Speck Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 8/14/13

Products

Glitch

Websiteglitch.com
Blogglitch.com
Launch DateFebruary, 2010
Closed DateDecember, 2012
Closed Posttechcrunch.com/2012/11/15/as-flickr-co-founder-butterfield-shuts-down-glitch-is-he-planning-a-new-photo-service-you-will-know-it-well-he-says

Glitch is a massively multiplayer online game created by Tiny Speck. Its root stem back to Game Neverending, a game that eventually gave birth to Flickr, the photo-sharing service, later bought by Yahoo.

Tiny Speck screenshot
Above: Glitch Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 2/10/10
Tiny Speck screenshot
Above: Glitch Screenshot -- #2
Uploaded: 2/10/10
Tiny Speck screenshot
Above: Glitch Screenshot - Nov 11
Uploaded: 11/23/10

Videos

Above:

Kevin Rose (Founder of Digg) interviews Daniel Burka about “Glitch” [February 09, 2010]

Above:

Glitch Trailer

Slack

Websiteslack.com
Launch DateAugust 14, 2013

Slack is a real-time messaging, archiving and search tool for modern teams.

Tiny Speck screenshot
Above: Slack Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 8/14/13
Tiny Speck screenshot
Above: Slack Screenshot -- #2
Uploaded: 2/12/14

Sources

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  3. Gigaom (gigaom.com) [edit]
  4. techcrunch.com [edit]
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