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‘Anathema to the open source movement.’: Github users revolt over new login requirement for searches

The change outraged the community.

On Nov 28, 2023 by Marlon Ettinger

A makeshift 'ICE' cage put outside GitHub Universe event to protest its contract with ICE

At least 5 employees resign from GitHub, citing ICE contract

'GitHub has a lot of problems it needs to address. ICE is only the latest.'

On Nov 14, 2019 by Samira Sadeque

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A popular developer tool stood up to China—and now it’s under siege

Yesterday, the Notepad++ project, which is headquartered in France, released a new version called “Free Uighur.”

On Oct 31, 2019 by Matthew Hughes

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GitHub defends decision to keep working with ICE despite employee protests

GitHub is trying to make up for its ICE contract with a donation.

On Oct 10, 2019 by Samira Sadeque


GitHub bans copies of ‘DeepNude’ app that undresses women in photos

But the copies continue to spread online.

On Jul 9, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

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Microsoft’s Github purchase sends talent to rival GitLab

The software giant promises to keep Github open—but many developers have already abandoned it.

On Jun 4, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

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Github security flaw leaks user passwords to employees

We strongly recommend changing your password.

On May 2, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

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This new app replicates the iPhone X’s most distinctive feature

The XOutof10 app gives Android users the feature they've always wanted.

On Sep 19, 2017 by Christina Bonnington

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The NSA is now sharing dozens of projects on Github

The agency has lined up 32 projects it intends to share on Github.

On Jun 19, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

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Electronic voting machines are broken—and here’s the code to prove it

'To [senators], 'certified' is like putting 'organic' on a yogurt cup.'

On Dec 1, 2016 by John-Michael Bond

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GitHub reveals current diversity data, but still has a lot of work to do

The company finally releases diversity data.

On May 26, 2016 by Selena Larson

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New data suggests women write better code

There's a catch, of course.

On Feb 13, 2016 by Selena Larson

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Activist coder seeks help finding Hacking Team malware targets

A developer is building a way to detect Hacking Team malware. Can you help her?

On Jul 7, 2015 by Patrick Howell O'Neill

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Women’s nonprofit Ada Initiative cancels tech series amid internal chaos

The move comes days after high-level departures in the organization.

On Jul 1, 2015 by Aja Romano

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This open-source sex toy wants to let you customize your pleasure

Technology these days, amirite?

On Jan 16, 2015 by EJ Dickson