On 18th of June, Tom Lane committed patch: Implement UPDATE tab SET (col1,col2,...) = (SELECT ...), ... This SQL-standard feature allows a sub-SELECT yielding multiple columns (but only one row) to be used to compute the new values of several columns to be updated. ...

On 7th of August, Tom Lane committed patch: Implement SQL-standard LATERAL subqueries. This patch implements the standard syntax of LATERAL attached to a sub-SELECT in FROM, and also allows LATERAL attached to a function in FROM, since set-returning function calls are expected to be ...