Google Wave for TMW

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Google Wave for TMW

Post by Crush » 03 Sep 2010, 17:04

Recently Google made its collaboration technology Wave open source and made it possible to set up your own wave server. Maybe we could use this for development communication. What do you think about this?

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Re: Google Wave for TMW

Post by i » 03 Sep 2010, 20:28

I use google wave on daily basis. And I must admit that I do like it.
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Re: Google Wave for TMW

Post by MerlinX420 » 03 Sep 2010, 20:34

Never even heard of it. I must go look.
(Scans the article real quick)
So it's like an IM chat client on crack? A real time chat environment with external shareable API's and tools?
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a Database with prescient storage and gadget robot and data API's. Article doesn't tell me much. I'll look into it.
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Re: Google Wave for TMW

Post by Ventole » 04 Sep 2010, 02:03

Centralized collaboration, this would increase productivity tenfold...
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Re: Google Wave for TMW

Post by Jaxad0127 » 04 Sep 2010, 08:41

We've used it a lot in the past to plan events and content additions.
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Re: Google Wave for TMW

Post by cowboy » 08 Sep 2010, 06:24

I did use it but havent heard if it's turned open source.
On IRC dev channel one cant see offline messages. Wave has benefit over it.
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Re: Google Wave for TMW

Post by natsuki3 » 08 Oct 2010, 16:56

we can use :P to contribute the game more times :D
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Re: Google Wave for TMW

Post by Kage » 08 Oct 2010, 17:17

Yes! I like Google Wave.

I really don't see why google discontinuing it. Its quite good IMO.
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Re: Google Wave for TMW

Post by i » 08 Oct 2010, 18:59

Kage wrote:Yes! I like Google Wave.

I really don't see why google discontinuing it. Its quite good IMO.
I don't think that google will abandon wave completely. They recently add wave service to google apps, and everyone can use it with own domain for free. As some of you might already noticed it's perfect for graphics development.
1. You may upload any kind of attachment
2. Pictures in wave may be browsed via gallery feature
3. Non linear (nested) conversation may help to get rid of mess.
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Re: Google Wave for TMW

Post by meway » 08 Oct 2010, 19:17

The only thing I don't like about it is catching up when your not up to date. :p but that's not waves fault I'm just lazy.
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