So version 2 of AngularJS will be a joint venture between Google and Microsoft built using Typescript. It's great to see some of these big players working outside of their silos.
Google who is no stranger to shutting down popular services - see Google Reader - is shutting down Google Code. In the GitHub era it does seem to make sense but interesting none the less.
DynamoDB now has the ability to add Global Secondary Indexes to existing tables without down time. Previously all indexes had to be defined at table creation time.