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Snapchat Source Code Leaked, Posted Publicly On GitHub

Snapchat Source Code Leaked Online, Posted On GitHub In response to a DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) takedown notice, Microsoft-owned repository GitHub took down a leaked source code of the popular social messaging app SnapChat, after it was posted publicly on the world’s largest platform for developers. The notice sent by Snap […]

GitHub launches free courses on open source collaboration and HTML on Learning Lab

GitHub’s Learning Lab announces free programming courses In April 2018, GitHub, the world’s largest platform for developers, had launched ‘Learning Lab’ – a portion of the site where users can learn fundamentals of GitHub and get tips on how to migrate from there to other similar services. For those unaware, […]

Microsoft announces open-source Quantum Katas project on GitHub to teach Q# programming

Microsoft launches a free series of programming exercises to learn quantum computing Quantum computer is touted as the next big leap in technology. Microsoft has been working on to build a robust ecosystem for quantum computing for quite some time now. Recently, the software giant announced the release of Quantum Katas, an […]

Nintendo wants GitHub to remove the popular Game Boy Advance emulator

GitHub responds to Nintendo’s request by shutting down Game Boy Advance emulator Last week, Nintendo, the Japanese gaming company behind the popular game like Nintendo Switch, filed and sent a DMCA notice to GitHub to shut down a JavaScript-based emulator hosted on the developer platform that allowed users to access […]

GitHub gets a modern makeover of classical Windows 9x

GitHub Windows Edition: This user style transforms GitHub’s pages into GUI resembling Windows 9x Last month, we had reported that the software giant Microsoft had officially acquired GitHub Inc. for $7.5 billion in an all-stock deal, which was significantly higher than its initial estimates of $2 billion when it was […]

Google Admits That Microsoft Beat Them To Buy GitHub

Google Cloud CEO Diane Green says that Microsoft beat Google to buy GitHub Earlier this month, we reported that the software giant Microsoft had officially acquired GitHub Inc. for $7.5 billion in an all-stock deal. While the news of Microsoft acquiring GitHub did not go well with the global developer […]

GitHub’s education bundle is now available to all schools for free

GitHub launches new free educational package for students GitHub, a popular web-based hosting service for software development projects, has announced a new program for schools called ‘GitHub Education‘ that bundles together several GitHub education offerings into a single package. This program has now been made widely available for schools for […]

Microsoft to buy GitHub for $7.5 billion in an all-stock deal

Confirmed: Microsoft will acquire GitHub for $7.5 billion We had reported recently that Microsoft is in serious talks of acquiring GitHub, the largest source-code repository in the world. In an announcement made in a blog post on Monday, Microsoft has now officially confirmed that it would buy privately held coding […]

Microsoft in talks to buy GitHub, valued at $2 billion

Microsoft could soon acquire code-repository GitHub at a price of around $5 billion Microsoft, the software giant, is reportedly in serious talks of acquiring GitHub, the largest source-code repository in the world, reports Business Insider. For those unaware, GitHub, is a web-based hosting service for software development projects that allows […]

GitHub Marketplace is allowing developers to upload apps for free

Developers can now upload apps to the Github Marketplace for free GitHub, a source code management platform, is celebrating first anniversary of its GitHub Marketplace, a developer-focused app store, by opening the marketplace to more developers. It is allowing anyone to list their app along with a free product on […]