googlewave

Why Google Wave failed? Too many contradictions.

There are a few reasons why Google Wave failed: Too Much too soon There’s no doubt that the technology of Google Wave is excellent but the actual implementation that they provided to the public was about the most convoluted awkward interface that you could possibly invent. I suspect that they couldn’t really think of a good way of demonstrating this technology in a way which would engage with users but not seem like it’s just a copy-cat. The thing is that there was a real opportunity if…

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