Google Wave … huh?
Sometimes – okay, often – a technology comes along that just baffles people. What is this for? How does it work? Why did they do that? Did they have to make it so darn complicated?
Apparently, Google Wave is just such a beast. Megan Garber at Columbia Journalism Review has a humorous take on this development, including a link to a hilarious little website. See “Google Wave, or Combinatorial Game Theory?.”
A small group of people at Notre Dame have begun looking at Google Wave, trying to figure out a) what it is and b) how we might use it. We’ll keep you posted.