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GitHub Pages Moves to Jekyll 3.0 to Improve Performance

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Feb 09, 2016

According to GitHub, Jekyll 3.0 will make GitHub Pages faster and easier to use, though the switch will not be painless for all existing sites due to some features being removed in the process.

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Google Kick-Starts Git Ketch: A Fault-Tolerant Git Management System

by Abraham Marín Pérez Follow 6 Followers on  Feb 02, 2016

Although development has only started, Google has announced their first commits of Git Ketch, a multi-master Git management system that replicates information across multiple Git servers for resilience and scalability. The changes are based on JGit, a Java-based Git server, although other Git servers may be part of the multi-master cluster.

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"Dear GitHub…" — An Open Letter to GitHub

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Jan 18, 2016 1

A growing group of open source project maintainers, including some of the most popular projects on GitHub, have signed an open letter to express their frustration and complaints about what they experience as a feeling of being ignored and being invisible to GitHub’s eyes. InfoQ has spoken with James Kyle, one of the open letter’s initial signees.

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Python will be Moving to GitHub

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Jan 15, 2016 2

Brett Cannon, who is currently in charge of Python's development process, has announced on Python core workflow mailing list that Python will be moving to GitHub. InfoQ has spoken with Brett Cannon to learn more about the benefits that this decision should bring, what the next steps are in the process, and other relevant details.

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Best Practices for Open-source Projects

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Dec 01, 2015 3

GitHub’s Phil Haack hosted a panel on Channel 9 that focused on best practices for open source projects.

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Git 2.6 Brings Many New Features and Improvements

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Oct 08, 2015

Recently released Git 2.6 brings many new features, improvements to performance and internals, and bug fixes.

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ZenHub is now Integrated with GitHub Enterprise

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Aug 07, 2015

ZenHub is a collaboration and project management tool integrated with GitHub. Their latest version is integrated with GitHub Enterprise.

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Google Cloud Projects Are Stored on Git

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Jun 26, 2015

Google is integrating projects deployed and running on their cloud infrastructure with a Git-based repository called Cloud Source Repository.

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GitHub Revoked Compromised and Unsecure SSH Keys

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Jun 11, 2015

GitHub has recently started revoking SSH keys that were deemed to be compromised or otherwise insecure. Systems engineer Ben Cartwright-Cox was the author of the research that uncovered the issues. InfoQ has spoken with him.

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Google Moves Dart to GitHub and Kills the Chrome Dev Editor

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Jun 04, 2015 10

Google designed Dart as a better language for the web, for developers who wanted a more solid language and tools than what existed in the JavaScript ecosystem. Also, they aimed for better performance. While Dart is certainly more robust and better designed than JavaScript and it outperforms JavaScript on several benchmarks, the language has seen several setbacks.

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Git Large File Storage Promises to Extend Git to Large Binary Files

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Apr 14, 2015

Git Large File Storage (LFS) is an open source Git extension aimed to better "integrate large binary files such as audio samples, datasets, graphics, and videos" into a Git workflow, says GitHub.

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The Demise of Open Source Hosting Providers Codehaus and Google Code

by Alex Blewitt Follow 2 Followers on  Mar 22, 2015 1

Open Source project hosting sites like SourceForge, Codehaus and Google Code inspired developers to share their code for projects not associated with a foundation like Apache or Eclipse. Over the past few years, these hosting sites have been superseded by GitHub, to the extent that they are closing down over the next year. InfoQ looks back at their contributions and into the future.

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OData.NET Is Now Open Sourced on GitHub

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Mar 12, 2015 1

Microsoft has released the source code for all OData .NET Libraries on GitHub.

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Heroku Adds GitHub and Dropbox Deployment Options

by Richard Seroter Follow 3 Followers on  Jan 21, 2015

Developers have two new ways to publish code to the Heroku Platform-as-a-Service. Heroku recently added mechanisms to push code stored in either Github or Dropbox. These features, currently in beta, give Heroku a set of deployment techniques that compare favorably to other PaaS providers.

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Microsoft Embraces GitHub for their .NET Compilers

by Jonathan Allen Follow 248 Followers on  Jan 21, 2015

Microsoft is continuing their move from CodePlex to GitHub for their open source offerings. The F# compiler was moved on the 13th, with the Roslyn based C# and VB compilers following a few days later.

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