Top 15 Google Wave Alternative and Similar Softwares | Jan 2017

DISCONTINUED. READ BELOW. Google Wave was an online communication and collaboration tool that made real-time interactions more seamless -- in one place, you could communicate and collaborate using richly formatted text, photos, videos, maps, and more.

A wave is a conversation with multiple participants -- participants are people added to a wave to discuss and collaborate on its content. Participants can reply any time and anywhere within a wave, and they can edit content and add more participants as a wave develops. Its also possible to rewind waves with the playback functionality, to see what happened, and when.

1. co-meeting

co-meeting is a text-based group discussion tool. This live-typing chat tool lets you have a conversation that can also deliver the “atmosphere” which was impossible to share with your participants using traditional chat tools. co-meeting also lets you take meeting minutes during a discussion by using the real-time concurrent editing......

2. Hall

Real-time chat & texting for business teams.Free on Mac, Windows, Web, Android, and iPhone** Why Business Teams Love Using Hall **Group & Private ChatEasily message one-on-one or in groups with users in- or out-of-network. No need for a work email address.Syncs Across All DevicesHall syncs seamlessly and persistently across Mac,......

3. Qortex

Qortex is a web-based next-generation platform for collaboration and knowledge-building within your group or company.Special features are: use chat with your client, save into Qortex and share it there. Convert chats to posts to wiki entries for knowledge building. Share groups/folders with other companies/organizations. Full WYSIWYG editor for writing, or......

4. Hotline

You can also download files and post messages. The Hotline Client enables the following simultaneous, simple-communication features:• Live chat, conferencing and messaging• Resumable file transfer (upload and download)• File viewing within the application• Web browser integration• Message posting• Threaded news posting and access• Instant searching and filtering of public and private Hotline Server communities......

5. Shareflow

Online collaboration and workflow tool based on conversation threads called "flows". Ability to post images, links and events; or add videos, maps and web clips directly from your email.......

6. Rizzoma

Email and IM are linear contextless communication tools. Messages pile up and get lost or become redundant. There's no way to keep track of who replied to what, or which version of the conversation is the newest. Even if you sort or organize your local copy, no one else benefits......

7. Meeet.at

Meeet.at is a free web voice chat solution that works without any plugins or registration all you need is a modern Browser (Chrome recommended). Creating a channel takes only 3 seconds you don't have to register or pay any special attention. Just klick on New Channel and the url......

8. PiratePad

Real-time collaborative text-editor. No account required. Edits highlighted in authors color. Infinite undo history. Copy of the down EtherPad.......

9. PrimaryPaint

PrimaryPaint is a web-based painting tool designed for schools that allows pupils and teachers to work together in real-time.......

10. NoteBookCast

A real time shared whiteboard in your browser, teach, explain, sketch. For work, study, fun. Save all your whiteboard for later use.......

11. Scribblar

Scribblar is a free online collaboration tool that is perfect for online tutoring. It features live audio, chat, whiteboard, image sharing, document sharing and more. Used by learners, trainers and schools around the world, Scribblar is quickly becoming the favourite tool for online collaboration and tutoring.......

12. TABLE

TABLE is a place for creatives to connect, communicate, collaborate, and get their work discovered. With just a few clicks, you can initiate private or public chats to coordinate projects, host groups, post opportunities, complete tasks, or simply talk and brainstorm with other like-minded individuals.Now you can always stay connected,......

13. Unison

Unison is for business: a fast messenger and group collaboration tool that lets teams work much more quickly together, especially across different locations and time zones.It syncs instantly across your smartphone, tablet, or computer.Some of the key features:* Secure, fast instant messaging for your business* Private "room" spaces to post......

14. ShareDiscuss

Share files or mini-webpages privately and discuss on them. No login required.......

15. Ventrilo

Ventrilo is a real-time voice chat software for group communications with surround sound support.The Ventrilo client and server are both available as freeware for use with up to 8 people on the same server. Rented servers can maintain up to 400 people.Ventrilo is sometimes used by gamers who use the......