zauberfisch

though I've been told there is a slack<>irc bridge. I have to look into that I guess

zauberfisch

IRC is a well established platform for communication

robpetreski

ease of use for those that don’t quite understand IRC, better UI and structure for the most part

zauberfisch

and for text based chat, I don't see the benefit to switching to a non-open platform

zauberfisch

well, that's the great thing about IRC, freedom of choice what client you want to use