Github

Git Money, Git Paid: Github Waves Larger Wads Of Dollar Bills To Tempt Bug Hunters

Bounty bonanza balloons and beguiles Social code storage biz GitHub, now a ward of Microsoft, on Tuesday divulged plans to make itself more attractive to hackers by flashing larger sums of cash and offering better indemnity.…
Related topics: Microsoft (MSFT), Hackers

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Github Launches ‘draft’ Pull Requests To Let Developers Discuss Code Before Deploying

GitHub has added a new feature to pull requests, allowing developers to mark their requests as a draft. Marking a request as a draft allows the developer to highlight to other collaborators that their code is a work-in-progress and requires feedback...

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Invision Acquires Design File Versioning Startup Trunk

InVision, the design company valued at $1.9 billion, has today announced the acquisition of Australia-based Trunk. Trunk is focused wholly on file versioning for designers. In the world of engineering, GitHub has provided a way for developers to...
Related topics: Startup

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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 enterprise use of...
Related topics: Microsoft, Google

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Autofocus On Several Lg Smartphones Doesn’t Work In Arcore

Google’s augmented reality (AR) platform on Android, ARCore, has some issues with LG phones.First noticed by a group of developers on Github, the issue causes autofocus not to work in AR applications. The problem affects all G7, V30, V35 and...
Related topics: Mobile Technology, Google, Android

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Hell Freezes Over As Windows Core Os To Include Open Source Components

Twenty years ago Microsoft was demonized as the greatest enemy of Open Source software, but times have changed and with it Microsoft. Today Microsoft is one of the largest contributors to Open Source development efforts at GitHub, to the degree that...
Related topics: Open Source Software, Microsoft

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Deplatforming And Disinformation Will Degrade Our Democracy - Aei - American Enterprise Institute:...

We spent much of the last two decades talking about ways to expand access to information — boosting broadband speeds, extending mobile coverage, building Wikipedia and Google and Github. But now that the exafloods have washed over us, with more...
Related topics: Wikipedia, Google

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Report: Github Hosts The Most Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Of Any Site

It’s no secret cryptojackers prefer Monero, but now researchers have determined exactly how much they have gained with illicit cryptocurrency mining malware. In a new study, academics from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and King’s College...
Related topics: Malware

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Github Announces Free Unlimited Private Repositories

GitHub starts 2019 in style, with the service announcing a couple of major changes to its free and enterprise offerings. First and foremost, GitHub free is being updated with unlimited private repositories. However, these private repositories only...

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Github Makes Its First Major Move Since Microsoft Bought It For $7.5 Billion — And It's Something...

GitHub has announced GitHub Free, which gives users unlimited private repositories for free — a move that brings it into tighter competition with rivals like Atlassian BitBucket or Gitlab.  This is GitHub's first major update since Microsoft...
Related topics: Microsoft

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All Github Users Can Keep Their Code Private

Historically, if you've wanted to create a private repository on GitHub, you had to be a paying user, but that's about to change. Starting today, free GitHub users will have access to unlimited private projects as long as there are three...

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Google-whisperers Beat Recaptcha Voice Challenge With 90% Success Rate

Code's up on Github and Google's fine with that University of Maryland researchers have given Google a "welcome to 2019" gift by breaking its latest reCaptcha audio challenge.…
Related topics: Google

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Microsoft's 2018, Part 2: Azure Data Centres Heat Up And Windows 10? It Burns! It Burns!

Remains of the year laid bare as we flay July to December Where were we? Ah yes... it was the summer of GitHub committers' discontent – as many looked on in horror as Redmond swallowed it for $7.5bn in June. But things were about to heat up...

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Why 2018 Was A Breakout Year For Open Source Deals

Microsoft bought GitHub. IBM bought Red Hat. Those and other deals show how central open source software has become to companies big and small.
Related topics: Open Source Software, Microsoft, IBM, Linux, Red Hat

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Fpga Used Vhdl For Fractals

Over on GitHub, [ttsiodras] wanted to learn VHDL. So he started with an algorithm to do Mandelbrot sets and moved it to an FPGA. Because of the speed, he was able to accomplish real-time zooming. You can see a video of the results, below. The FPGA...
Related topics: Algorithms, Science Videos

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Playstation Classic’s Game Lineup Could Have Been Very Different

Most people’s main complaint about the PlayStation Classic is the fact that the system’s game lineup is less than stellar.A new datamine posted to GitHub reveals the differences between the standard PCSX PlayStation emulator and...
Related topics: Playstation, Sony

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Bloomberg Beta Just Dumped Detailed Investment Documents Onto Github—here’s Why

In a VC environment that tends to be shrouded in mystery, Bloomberg Beta has gone open kimono. It’s already paying off. Most venture capitalists hold their cards close to their chest. Not so with Bloomberg Beta, the media giant’s...
Related topics: Bloomberg

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How I Changed The Law With A Github Pull Request

Enlarge / The DC Council meets at the John A. Wilson building. (credit: Wally Gobetz / Flickr) Recently, I found a typo in the District of Columbia’s legal code and corrected it using GitHub. My feat highlights the groundbreaking way the...
Related topics: Flickr

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Western Digital Bought Upthere, And Just Sent Its Software Out There

Storage company's core project joins the GitHub undead Western Digital has taken software acquired with personal storage outfit Upthere in 2017, packed it gently in a wicker basket, and laid it at the door of a GitHub orphanage.…

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Github Desktop 1.5 Makes It Easy To Resolve Frustrating Merge Conflicts

GitHub today announced a major update to its visual Git client, GitHub Desktop. Version 1.5 introduces a new way to resolve merge conflicts, which are inevitable when working on a project with a team. Previous versions of GitHub Desktop merely...

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