Computerworld - https://www.computerworld.com/article/3273710/collaboration/slack-adds-actions-feature-highlights-dev-community-growth.html#tk.rss_all
Slack users can now create action points directly from a message post in the app with the introduction today of a new Actions feature.
Announced as Slack kicked off its first Spec developer conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, Actions deepens integration with third-party apps such as project management tool Asana and issue-tracking app Jira.
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An Asana task can be created by clicking on the context menu in the right hand corner of a Slack message, for instance; it will capture relevant data directly from the message menu such as due date, what