Terminal, supported by Cloudlabs, allows developers to build applications on virtual servers that mimic the convenience of local builds combined with the scalability of cloud services. The Terminal API Ruby Library is a wrapper that enables Ruby applications to interface conveniently with the Terminal API. Supported by Cloudlabs, this Ruby wrapper supports Ruby 2 implementations and requires no dependencies.
Google has introduced App Maker, a low-code enterprise application development tool. Developers can use App Maker to build applications without the need to write extensive amounts of code. Google App Maker offers programmatic access to Google Cloud Services and APIs as well as third-party APIs.
The cloud came tumbling down for many startups and sites based on the Amazon EC2 API today. There's a perception that storage and scaling in the cloud is supposed to mean we don't have to deal with outages. It's pretty clear that's not actually the case, as some popular sites like Heroku and Foursquare nosedived.