Google Wave, Google’s failed attempt at remaking communication by asking the question “what would email look like if we designed it today?” has been finally shut down. Yesterday was the final day for Google Wave, as it had been in read-only state for quite a while, with users being given the option of exporting data. Now, Wave is in the past, along with Buzz, Slide and any number of products that have been hit with the axe of death under Larry Page.

[Source: Engadget]