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Python Beats Java To No. 2 Spot On GitHub

Data science and AI help Python grow to the second most popular language on GitHub this year, while Google's Dart…

3 years ago

GitHub’s Latest Atom Beta Gets In-Editor Review Comments

The popular text editor now allows developers to manage pull request review comments without leaving the program

3 years ago

Microsoft Claims Speed Edge With Open Source Python Type Checker

Microsoft's Pyright runs independently of Python, intended to give it a performance boost over rivals such as Mypy – but…

3 years ago

GitHub Introduces ‘Revolutionary’ Automation Features

Developers will now be able to automate workflow processes by running actions directly on the site — as well as…

4 years ago

EU Set To Approve Microsoft’s $7.5bn GitHub Buy Without Conditions

Microsoft is reportedly set to get a no-strings-attached green light for the surprise deal, which sees Redmond acquiring the internet's…

4 years ago

EU To Rule On Microsoft GitHub Purchase In October

Controversial proposal by Redmond to acquire GitHub to face European antitrust decision on 19 October

4 years ago

Microsoft Buys Code-Sharing Site GitHub For $7.5bn

The move means changes for developers - but also big Microsoft competitors such as Google, Facebook and Amazon

4 years ago

GitHub Inspection Discovers 4 Million Flaws In Public Code

Bug hunting. First inspection run of public code libraries reveals four million vulnerabilities

4 years ago

GitHub Briefly Taken Offline In Largest-Ever DDoS Attack

The popular code-hosting site was taken offline for 10 minutes after being targeted by a massive 1.35Tbps DDoS attack

4 years ago

GitHub Notifies Developers If Their Software Project Has A Security Issue

GitHub says move is an important step for open source security

5 years ago

GitHub’s Diverse Community Will Be The Make Or Break Of Future Software Development

At 10 years old, GitHub needs its diverse community of users more than ever

5 years ago

Facebook, Ford Foundation & GitHub Donate £229,990 To Open Source Bug Bounty Program

Internet Bug Bounty receives cash donations to expand its Internet safety program.

5 years ago

Microsoft To Shut Down CodePlex & Tells Users To Migrate To GitHub

CodePlex has seen falling demand even as GitHub has grown to become the web's biggest open source code repository

5 years ago

Targeted Malware Takes Aim At GitHub Developers

The Dimnie malware avoids detection by concealing its communications as it looks to steal data and passwords used by developers…

5 years ago

New IBM Bluemix Services Boost Cloud App Development

IBM has launched new Bluemix services which speed up app development in the cloud by giving developers access to pre-configured…

5 years ago

GitHub Enterprise 2.8 Upgrade Ready For Business Projects

Business section of GitHub upgraded with host of new features including projects tool and code review

6 years ago

GitHub Accounts Compromised In Password Attack

Fallout from LinkedIn breach seems to continue as GitHub admits some accounts were accessed by attacker

6 years ago

GitHub Is Relying On Developers To Crack The Business Market

GitHub focuses on developers who are getting jobs in big business, but needs to avoid alienating its sizable individual developer…

6 years ago

Why Should You Give A Toss About IBM’s InterConnect Announcements?

IBM made plenty of big announcements this week, but why do any of them matter to you?

6 years ago

Microsoft Lifts Restrictions On Deep Learning Toolkit, Moves To GitHub

Microsoft's deep learning toolkit is now open to more developers who want to create deep learning models for speech and…

6 years ago

GCHQ Releases Open Source Code On GitHub

British spy agency releases code for graph database tool, but why?

6 years ago

TfL Legal Threats Shut Down London Underground Parody Sign Website

TfL gets the lawyers involved to take down popular website where users could create parody London Underground signs

6 years ago

Chakra Bleu! Microsoft Open Sources Core Edge Browser Component

By January 2016, Microsoft will have opened Edge’s ChakraCore repository onto GitHub

6 years ago

China ‘Carried Out GitHub DDoS Attack’

The Chinese government allegedly used its own official Internet filters to carry out a massive denial-of-service attack against GitHub, say…

7 years ago

SanDisk, Seagate And Western Digital Join The Linux Foundation

The new members will help Linux developers with money, expertise

8 years ago

GitHub President Resigns After Allegations Of Harassment

Tom Preston-Werner quits GitHub, even though an independent investigation clears his name

8 years ago

GitHub Co-Founder Suspended, Accused Of Intimidation

The start-up has put one of its co-founders on leave after receiving a complaint form a female employee

8 years ago

GitHub Struggles With Second Day Of DDoS Attacks

Code repository battered by DDoS attacks for the second day running

9 years ago

GitHub Goons Give Away Private Encryption Keys

GitHub members show how not to do encryption

9 years ago

Social Coding Platform GitHub Gets $100m Investment

Having become a central resource for software developers, GitHub has now accepted its first outside investment, with plans to make…

10 years ago