17 Nov RealTimeWeekly #54
Some interesting announcements last week! Skype for Web, Amazon Lambda, and a new Pi model.
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This week’s Real-Time news
Andrew Lee, Google Cloud Platform Blog
Nov 11 2014
Some updates from a Google Product Manager on the use of Firebase in the Google Cloud Platform now that Google has bought Firebase. Includes link to a conference talk where they demonstrate Firebase, and I would also like to say “hooray for enhanced query support!”
Jonathan Watson, Skype blog
Nov 14 2014
Skype starts to integrate WebRTC and ORTC into its application for web based usage. Requires a plug in on Internet Explorer for now. More commentary here.
Natasha Lomas, TechCrunch
Nov 10 2014
The price drops $5, it’s smaller and more power efficient.
Ron Miller, TechCrunch
Nov 13 2014
A number of interesting announcements were made at TechCrunch disrupt that will have an impact on real time development. Lambda ncorporates a stream processing architecture with data triggers. Some thoughts on re:Invent here from blogger Ben Whaley.
Tsahi Levent-Levi, BlogGeek.me
Nov 15 2014
Tsahi’s report on WebRTC for Business People is now available free due to sponsorship from Kandy. Interesting report as always from Tsahi.
Nov 16 2014
The latest updates on the video codec debates. Hacker News discussion here.