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A publicly-traded company primarily offering a web portal. Originally a search engine in the 1990s and early 2000s, Google expanded to online messaging, e-mail services, web video, mobile phones and so forth. Google monetizes its operations primarily through advertisements. It was founded in 1998. See also: Yahoo.
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Note: Google Wave is no longer being developed as a standalone product.
Yared says he found Google Wave to be "a step in the right direction," but that ultimately email itself will become more collaborative, eliminating the need for a separate application--or industry.
The title of one such blog posting, "The Google Wave Will Change Education Forever," by Joe Corbett, online community manager for the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), is an indication of the potential some see in Google Wave.
Google (2009a) Google Wave [computer software] Preview available at http://wave.
Since it's beta launch in October 2009, Google Wave has been facilitating communication and collaboration between millions of users from around the globe.
We're living a communications revolution: Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Skype, Google Wave, LinkedIn, blogs, forums, chat rooms, wikis.
In 2006 Google acquired a company called Transformic Inc, which gave it both next-generation data management technology and some of the moving parts for high-profile Google services like Google Buzz (social networking) and Google Wave (ad hoc collaboration, content management and participant tracking).
real-time communication and collaboration, Google Wave combines the
Next, the Google Wave technology is a moving target.
WHEN A PREVIEW VERSION OF GOOGLE Wave became available last September, some higher ed users dove right in to try the real-time collaboration tool.
The company has integrated its project management solution Mingle with Google Wave to, as Wathington says, "add structure to unstructured data.
Much like Google Wave last issue, we were left feeling a bit .