The Source Control Hosting Landscape GitHub has been the the most popular site for hosting open source software projects since 2008. It took the lead when SourceForge was slow to embrace newly-popular git source control system. GitHub is rivaled by Bitbucket, thriving on an enterprise-friendly pricing model and integration with other Atlassian tools. However, GitHub’s model of charging …
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Breaking down the new generation of development tools under the Visual Studio brand, including support for OS X and Linux.
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