Microsoft is bringing together from resources from LinkedIn, GitHub, and Microsoft to help people learn digital skills to improve employability. The goal of the global initiative is to teach 25 million people around the world digital skills by the end of the year.
After months of beta testing, the GitHub app for iOS and Android is generally available. The app allows you to manage your inbox, give feedback and respond to issues, and review and merge pull requests from your mobile device.
GitHub today launched the beta for its mobile app, coming first to iPhone and iPad. The app, which allows you to work and communicate with your team on the go, is also planned for an Android release "soon."
GitHub CEO Nat Friedman held a all-hands meeting with employees today, during which he stated that the company's position on its controversial contract with ICE was made to stay "synchronized" with Microsoft.
Microsoft-owned GitHub today announced that it had acquired Semmle, the company behind a code analysis engine that is used by organizations like NASA, Uber, Microsoft, and Google. Semmle's team will join GitHub, which plans to bring "their work" to the open-source community.
Microsoft is giving GitHub a boost today by acquiring Pull Panda. With the acquisition, Microsoft plans to integrate Pull Panda's code review tools into GitHub proper, making them available for free as a GitHub Marketplace application.