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GitLab one-ups GitHub with open source enterprise code hosting

GitLab is targeting the enterprise, but will its open source allure be enough to win developers away from GitHub?

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GitHub's next big innovations won't come from GitHub

The UI-tweaking apps for GitHub will come from third parties like ZenHub -- and GitHub is fine with that.

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How to ruin an open source project: Let us count the ways

GitHub official Brandon Keepers warns about bad practices that could kill your next open source project.

Java's top 20: The most used Java libraries on GitHub

Age before beauty? GitHub imports reveal that some of the most popular Java libraries have stood the test of time.

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Improving on Git-flow for continuous delivery

While Git-flow provides workflow structure essential for devops, CD often requires bridging the gaps to other stakeholders.

Conquer continuous delivery with GitHub and Jenkins

GitHub and Jenkins together help make agile development real, enabling you to automate the build process and focus on test-first development.

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GitHub for the rest of us

Git enabled programmers to coordinate distributed work across teams -- now GitHub is making complex collaboration work for non-programmers too.

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Literate programming is now a team sport

A program is a story told in two languages: code and prose. On GitHub, countless stories of countless programs are being told every day.

Critical vulnerability in Git clients puts developers at risk

Developers using GitHub and GitHub Enterprise are advised to update their Git clients and exercise caution when cloning or accessing Git repositories.

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10 open source projects proving the power of Go

From application virtualization to self-hosted Git services, Google Go is becoming the tool of choice for forward-thinking projects

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GitHub's new CEO: We're serious about the enterprise

In a few short years, GitHub has become the world's largest code repository. CEO Chris Wanstrath explains how GitHub is also helping enterprises revitalize their app dev efforts.

GitHub takes center stage at OSCON

The open source convention will also feature sessions on Docker, OpenStack, and programming languages both new and old.

We're living in a post-open source world

A new generation of developers wants little to do with the complexities of open source licensing -- and they may be on to something, whether the open source forebears like it or not.

The open source way of being

Open source is more than a type of software license. If you believe GitHub, it's also a successful paradigm for collaborative software development. Will enterprise dev shops join the party?

GitHub rolls out the red carpet for scientists

Scientists have started to use GitHub for their own purposes beyond just development -- a trend GitHub is fostering with improvements like DOIs for software to make it citable.

GitHub releases free and open Atom code editor

The standalone code editor powered by JavaScript and Chromium is available for free under the MIT license.

Former GitHub CEO leaves the company

Tom Preston-Werner had been the subject of a harassment investigation spurred by allegations from a former employee.

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Git smart! 20 essential tips for Git and GitHub users

The programming world's favorite distributed version control system also lets you find, share, and improve code. Here's how to make Git and GitHub work better for you.

GitHub Developer Program emphasizes integrations

The new GitHub Developer Program offers resources to work with the GitHub API, which includes features like project management, authentication, and the triggering of code-testing when committing code to GitHub.

What's next on Google's kill list? Signs point to Google Code

Google's shutdown pattern has become so clockwork it's predictable, and Google Code has all the signs of a project on the way out.

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