Joe Gregorio, Google Developer Advocate and member of the Google App Engine team, is also working on Google Wave, a new collaborative environment that mixes concepts from IRC, Mail, IM, and document sharing.
- APIs http://code.google.com/apis/wave/
- Example bots: builtins: Linky automatically makes links of text typed in to the wave.
- For more examples, look at wave-samples-gallery.appspot.com
- Developers can sign up for sandbox access here https://services.google.com/fb/forms/wavesignupfordev/
- Non-Developers can request a preview account here https://services.google.com/fb/forms/wavesignup/
- No public client/server API yet, waveprotocol.org has links to wave protocol forum