Our Archive Program has opened its Tech Tree—a compendium of works intended for the inheritors of our Arctic Code Vault, describing the layers of technology on which modern open-source software is built—to community input. We invite you to submit PRs here:
“It feels like it’s been a community from the start and that’s the way Facebook is as well.” Learn more about how @Facebook uses GitHub
Not to be missed!
GitHub OCTO: We’re excited to launch the OCTO Speaker Series! Monthly talks about the long-view future of software, how we will build and collaborate, and the science that informs that future.
@denaefordrobin kicks it off, Aug 19 at 9:30a Pacific. 👩🔬🎉
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Congrats to OpenJS Foundation’s newest board member @MylesBorins!
OpenJS Foundation: 🎉The OpenJS Foundation is excited to welcome @MylesBorins from @github and @ghermeto from @netflix to the Board of Directors! Read more about our newest board members here:
Join us on Friday and learn how to use GitHub’s fully-integrated CI/CD to enable native application security features with Kevin Alwell. See you at 11am PT.
Thinking of joining #JS13K, but don’t know where to start? These tips and tricks should help you squeeze the most out of 13 kilobytes!
We’re going live right now with @youngnick of @projectcontour. Hear about Nick’s story, top tips for maintainers, how to get involved in open source, and more.
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DevSecOps brings security into every stage of software development. Learn how to level up your DevSecOps workflow with a developer-first, community-driven approach.
Now GitHub Actions enables easier sharing and management of self-hosted runners with enterprise runners, and fine-grained access settings with runner groups.
Last month we introduced GitHub’s monthly availability report to address service disruptions and share our learnings with the community. Check out the July 2020 report here:
Want to better understand how GitHub’s dependency graph works? By parsing your repository’s manifest and lockfiles, it identifies all upstream dependencies and public downstream dependents of a repository or package.
Join us for Open Source Friday, 2pm AEST.
This week, we’ll be chatting to @youngnick of @projectcontour. Hear about Nick’s story, top tips for maintainers, how to get involved in open source, and more.
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Fixing security vulnerabilities can be a challenge.
For sports retailer @Decathlon, adding Dependabot to their team made it as easy as approving a pull request.
Tune in (or code along) Friday at 11am PT as Ian Marsh builds an action in Codespaces, GitHub’s new cloud dev environment.
GitHub Actions help automate tedious tasks and comes with powerful hosted runners, but what if you want to host your own? Learn how self-hosted runners on Google Cloud give you control and flexibility in your Actions execution environment.
In order to bring Semantic features like Code Nav to more users, we created an easier to use system that lowers the barrier to open-source contribution. Find out more at
GitHub Actions now runs workflows on fork pull requests at the enterprise, org, and repo levels. Plus new events and improvements for more secure workflows on public repo PRs.
GitHub is joining the @LinuxFoundation Open Source Security Foundation. This is a great next step in the evolution of the Open Source Security Coalition, and we couldn’t be more excited about the future of open source software. Read more at