Articles tagged with Github


Hacktoberfest campaign leads to nearly 50K GitHub contributions

Nearly 15,000 people signed up and 5,708 earned a T-shirt. In total, participants submitted 48,902 pull requests.Read more

Sticky situation: The serious business of stickers in open source

Open source community members share what they like (or don't like) in a project sticker, their rules for which stickers are collected and displayed,...Read more

A short introduction to GitHub

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Summary of All Things Open 2015 session with Lee Faus, GitHub 101: An introductionRead more

The new era of community

Open community, gardeners and food co-op
Nicole Engard summarizes Jono Bacon's keynote, The new era of community, at All Things Open 2015.Read more

A tool for tracking non-code GitHub contributions

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Katie McLaughlin tells us about octohat, a tool for keeping track of both code and non-code contributions to GitHub projects.Read more

Using open source principles to build better engineering teams

All Things Open interview series
GitHub's Brandon Keepers shares some interesting insights into constraints developers face and how they account for these through transparency,...Read more

Google's Brotli compression algorithm, C++ Core Guidelines, and more news

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Google's Brotli compression algorithm, Classroom for GitHub, C++ Core...Read more

Open source licensing at GitHub

Get a sneak peek at GitHub Government Evangelist Ben Balter's OSCON talk, "Open source licensing on GitHub by the numbers."Read more