Kubecon, the annual Kubernetes conference was held and some interesting new and improved tools were announced and/or released during that period.
It was re:Invent week which means that AWS announced many new toys for us to play with, of which I'll discuss the containers and serverless parts today. Oh, and there was a major security issue in macOS.
It started as a simple question, can we do something fun and interesting to help the charity Movember? This quickly turned into a brainstorming session that resulted in a number of ideas, where we eventually settled on Mo-lebrity: a site where someone can take a photo of themselves and see which moustache-wearing celebrity they look the most like.
GitHub introduces team discussions and a roundup of some of the announcements AWS wanted out of the way before re:Invent.
Mozilla released Firefox Quantum while both Visual Studio Code and Atom introduce live code collaboration.
AWS switches hypervisor for their new C5 instances and introduces PrivateLinks while GCP adds DNSSEC to their DNS.
AWS released the Direct Connect Gateway, Amazon wants access to your house with Key, and Azure gives us a powerful new tool for Kubernetes.
The KRACK attack was disclosed and Kubernetes will be built into Docker.
GitHub shows dependencies, AWS finally allows multiple SSL certificates, AWS and Microsoft work together on Gluon, and a new Kindle Oasis.
An application development stack from Oracle and new Pixels and other hardware from Google.