Google Pay is Google's new payment solution. There's an initial X-Ray SDK for Ruby and Kubernetes is available in Docker for Mac.
There can't be any doubt about what the biggest news in tech was, so I'll join in on discussing Meltdown and Spectre.
Looking back at this site in 2017 and giving an idea of what's to come in 2018.
Windows is gaining useful CLI tools while Apple messed up with the batteries in their iPhones.
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.
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.