This time around we are doing a ultimate list of tips and tricks, which will help you get started out with Google Wave, and also look at some really useful features and tools that you could put to use. What Is Google Wave? Before you even get started with Google Wave, here is a short and sweet video which answers the question What is Google Wave?. While you are getting started out, watch a cute little video that attempts to make Google Wave simpler for end users. First Look at Google Wave. Google Wave in Research - the slightly more sober view - Part I - Papers. More Ways to Use Google Talk. Google offers more ways to use its instant messaging client.