Most of this was repeat of commitments articulated during the keynote. Some additional answers:
A: No, there isn’t an environment variable such as Bb_MERGER = 0. (haha!)
A: ePortfolio is still coming. Even though Bb already has about 4 other ePortfolio products. The product was ready and is going forward. Will be continued along with Angel 8.0 product.
A: 7.4 product will be supported through July 2012. After that move to Angel 8.0
A: Hosting is still available
A: Costs will remain consistent with usual pricing model (sounds comfortably vague)
A: To get involved with product development send email with areas of interest to ProdMgmt@angellearning.com