It was like email but better, no kinda like IM but more powerful...no wait it's like Docs but more more collaborative...fuck it, today the best software in the world that nobody really understood has been laid to rest.
That's right Google's undefined game changing dooda, Google Wave has been given until the end of the year to vacate Mountain View.
However fret not Wave lover! Some of the technology for yanno, making email more powerful and more awesome is open source so will presumably be revolutionising the way we think and underwhelming us at the same time in some open source experiment sometime soon.
Still not sure what Wave was? Have a look at the best explanation we could find HERE
So long brother, we hardly knew you mate...
Source: [The Google Blog]