Google Wave

Google Wave

Online communication and collaboration tool for teams.


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Cause of death

Google Wave suffered from lack of user adoption so Google shut it down.

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Lifespan

Google Wave was born in May 2009 and it died in April 2012.

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Remembered for

The first real-time team colloboration tool. Wave was so real-time that it even showed the characters as people were typing.

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Last known residence

Web-based. Now lives in an open-source world operated by Apache Software Foundation.

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