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February 25, 2021
GitHub has added a CSO to its ranks, as the platform seeks to grow and maintain one of the world's largest collections of open source software projects.
September 11, 2020
As Git and GitHub gain momentum with a majority of developers, Oracle has moved the OpenJDK repository to the Git source code management system and GitHub hosting platform.
August 13, 2020
CircleCI has teamed up with Salesforce to help developers building applications on Salesforce's Java-like Apex development platform tap into the CircleCI CI/CD engine.
March 17, 2020
GitHub for mobile delivers a fully native iOS and Android development experience of the popular GitHub source code version control service for developers.
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