TWiGCP — “App Engine Python 3.7 and a new CloudShell editor to kick off 2019”

… and we’re back!

Here are the main announcements for this past week :

We’re kicking off the year with a shiny new idiomatic GA runtime for App Engine:

.. and a new beta version of Cloud Shell Web Editor, this time Theia-based (

These GCE and Cloud Spanner enhancements were also announced before the holidays :

DORA joins Google Cloud (
Welcome Jez Humble and team!

We’re accepting more participants for our Alpha to run arbitrary stateless containers on the Google Cloud Functions infrastructure (

From the “get your feet wet and your hands dirty” department :

From the “GCP on Medium, from developer for developers” department :

From the “there are new folks discovering GCP every day” department :

From the “best practices all around” department :

From the “Swiss-army knife” department :

From the “Beta, GA, or what?” department :

From the “all things multimedia” department :

This week’s picture is a screenshot of the new Theia-based Cloud Shell Editor

That is all for this week!