I’ve just watched the Google Wave demo given at the Google IO Conference.

At first glance, Wave is a fantastic idea!

If you are using email to communicate with your family and friends, this will change the way you work.

Think in your mind what you use Facebook for. If you had to tell me this, 5 years ago:

I update my friends on what I’m doing. I can see their photo’s and comment on them. If I see someone I know in your photos, i can tag

So there are certainly obvious benefits. But I think what is of more value is the subtle changes.
– “Been” (sic.) Soup Spell check
– Drag and drop images
– realtime updates

And so forth…

Check it out!