Facebook will reportedly challenge Google and Microsoft in the office

Facebook wants to become your office’s social network. The company is said to be working on an official launch of Facebook at Work, an app that Facebook’s employees currently use internally for collaboration and chat. The way the Financial Times describes it, Facebook at Work sounds like it meshes features from Google Docs and Microsoft Office. And yes, Facebook has witnessed and likely paid close attention to Slack’s meteoric rise in the corporate world. But Facebook at Home reportedly isn’t a knee-jerk reaction like Slingshot; this isn’t some cobbled together clone app. The New York Times‘ Mike Isaac reports that Facebook has been working on and refining its office-focused platform for years. Isaac too expects to see a proper launch in…

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