GitHub Sponsors will allow you to fund the developers who build and maintain the code you use
During the GitHub Sattelite conference today, GitHub introduced a new program called GitHub Sponsors. GitHub Sponsors is a new way by which anyone can financially support the developers who build the open source software you use e...
Open Source Advocates express concern about Microsoft monopolizing OSS tooling
Since the acquisition of GitHub, Microsoft has been gunning for an open source system where the company is allowing developers to use the platform to add features to its services. This even continued at Build where Microsoft annou...
Microsoft makes it easy for enterprises to adopt GitHub with new updates
At Build 2019 today, Microsoft announced several updates related to GitHub. These updates will help enterprises adopt GitHub easily. First, GitHub Enterprise customers can now synchronize groups of GitHub users with Azure Active D...
Microsoft taps a former Google Cloud leader to lead GitHub
Back in October 2018, Microsoft completed the acquisition of GitHub. Microsoft’s plan with the acquisition is to use enable developers to achieve more at every stage of the development lifecycle with GitHub, accelerate enter...
GitHub Free plan now includes unlimited private repositories
Microsoft is starting the new year with a bang. Microsoft is making it free for anyone to create private repositories in GitHub for free. Yes, GitHub Free plan now includes unlimited private repositories. One restriction is that ...
Microsoft is expected to finalize the GitHub acquisition by October 19
Microsoft is expected to get a final ruling on its GitHub acquisition by October 19. The company is waiting for the green signal from EU anti-trust regulators. Microsoft acquired GitHub back in June 2018 and has been working with...
Google partners with GitHub to simplify CI process for your cloud
Ahead of Microsoft’s acquisition, GitHub today announced its partnership with Google to simplify Continuous Integration (CI) process in the cloud. As part of this partnership, Google Cloud Build is coming to GitHub. Cloud ...
Google too wanted to buy Github before Microsoft snatched it up
Microsoft may have acquired Github this past week, but the firm wasn’t the only suitor for its affections in recent time. A new report from CNBC indicates that Alphabet Inc’s Google was also talking to Github in hopes ...
Microsoft announce purchase of GitHub for $7.5 billion
As we reported last night, Microsoft today officially announced that it is acquiring GitHub, the world’s leading software development platform. One important thing to note is that Microsoft will acquire GitHub for $7.5 billion ...