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Since its launch in 2017, Harness, the software delivery platform founded by AppDynamics founder and CEO Jyoti Bansal, expanded from being continuous code deployment to covering continuous integration, feature flags,…

Harness launches Gitness, an open-source GitHub competitor

Seattle-based XetHub, a startup that makes it easy for businesses to use Git for data management, today announced that it has raised a $7.5 million seed financing round led by…

XetHub raises $7.5M for its Git-based data collaboration platform

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Protestware on the rise: Why developers are sabotaging their own code

If combating attacks and hijackings of legitimate software on open source registries like npm weren’t challenging enough, app makers are increasingly experiencing the consequences of software self-sabotage. A developer can, on a whim, change their mind and do whatever they want with their open source code that, most of the time anyway, comes “as is”…

10:00 am PDT • July 27, 2022
Protestware on the rise: Why developers are sabotaging their own code

CircleCI, the popular continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) platform, today announced a partnership with GitLab, the popular DevOps platform that also offers an integrated CI/CD service. That may seem like…

CircleCI partners with GitLab

Code Intelligence, an automated application security testing platform based in Bonn, Germany, that focuses on fuzzing, announced today that it has raised a $12 million Series A funding round led…

Application security testing platform Code Intelligence raises $12M Series A

MLOps platform Iterative, which announced a $20 million Series A round almost exactly a year ago, today launched MLEM, an open source Git-based machine learning model management and deployment tool.…

Iterative launches MLEM, an open source tool to simplify ML model deployment

GitLab, the popular open source DevOps service, today announced version 15 of its platform. As usual, GitLab is basically announcing its roadmap for the entirety of the GitLab 15 release…

GitLab expands its DevOps platform with new observability and security tools

Here is some news that is both straightforward and still a long time out but nevertheless important: by the end of 2023, GitHub will require all users who contribute code…

GitHub will require all users who contribute code to enable two-factor authentication by the end of 2023

Remote workforces have come into their own in the last several years, with companies ever more willing to tap into talent wherever it happens to be, and a vast array…

Remote raises $300M more, now at a $3B+ valuation, to manage payments and more for globally distributed workforces

A few years ago, GitHub introduced sponsorships that allowed anybody to make direct financial contributions to open source developers. Today, it is taking this concept a bit further by launching…

GitHub introduces sponsor-only repositories
Startups

Netlify acquires Quirrel

8:00 am PST • February 1, 2022

Netlify, the well-funded company that, in many ways, started the Jamstack movement, today announced that it has acquired Quirrel, an open-source service for managing and executing serverless functions. Founded by…

Netlify acquires Quirrel

PlanetScale, the serverless database company founded by the co-creators of the Vitess open source project that powers YouTube, today announced that it has raised a $50 million Series C funding…

PlanetScale raises $50M Series C as its enterprise database service hits general availability

GitHub gets a new CEO

8:10 am PDT • November 3, 2021

GitHub CEO Nat Friedman is stepping down from his role on November 15 to become the Chairman Emeritus of the Microsoft-owned service. Thomas Dohmke, who only recently became GitHub’s chief…

GitHub gets a new CEO

New Relic, the observability platform, has made an acquisition and is launching a new service on the back of it to bring a new dimension into bigger strategy to bring…

New Relic acquires CodeStream to provide chat in developer environments, inks Microsoft IDE partnership

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GitLab raises IPO range, targeting valuation of as much as $11B

At $11.7 billion, GitLab would be worth around 50x its current annualized revenue run rate.

7:36 am PDT • October 13, 2021
GitLab raises IPO range, targeting valuation of as much as $11B

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Inside GitLab’s IPO filing

While the technology and business world worked towards the weekend, DevOps firm GitLab filed to go public. So we need to pause, digest the company’s S-1 filing, and come to some early conclusions.

1:46 pm PDT • September 17, 2021
Inside GitLab’s IPO filing

A code repository used by the New York state government’s IT department was left exposed on the internet, allowing anyone to access the projects inside, some of which contained secret…

An internal code repo used by New York State’s IT office was exposed online

DevOps platform GitLab today announced that it has acquired UnReview, a machine learning-based tool that helps software teams recommend the best reviewers for when developers want to check in their…

GitLab acquires UnReview as it looks to bring more ML tools to its platform

Iterative, an open-source startup that is building an enterprise AI platform to help companies operationalize their models, today announced that it has raised a $20 million Series A round led…

Iterative raises $20M for its MLOps platform

GitLab, the increasingly popular DevOps platform, today announced a major update to its subscription model. The company is doing away with its $4/month Bronze/Starter package. Current users will be able…

GitLab reshuffles its paid subscription plans, drops its Bronze/Starter tier

Render, the winner of our Disrupt SF 2019 Startup Battlefield, today announced that it has added another $4.5 million onto its existing seed funding round, bringing total investment into the…

Render raises $4.5M for its DevOps platform

The web of collaboration apps invading remote work toolkits have led to plenty of messy workflows for teams that communicate in a language of desktop screenshots and DMs. Tracing a…

Jam raises $3.5 million to Figma-tize product collaboration

Replicated, the Los Angeles-based company pitching monitoring and management services for Kubernetes-based applications, has managed to bring on the former head of product of the $2.75 billion-valued programming giant GitLab…

LA-based Replicated adds former GitLab head of product as its chief product officer

Under different circumstances, GitHub would be hosting its Satellite conference in Paris this week. Like so many other events, GitHub decided to switch Satellite to a virtual event, but that…

GitHub gets a built-in IDE with Codespaces, discussion forums and more

As companies that are used to having workers in the same building struggle to find ways to work from home, one company that has been remote from Day One is…

GitLab offers key lessons in running an all-remote workforce in new e-book

GitHub today announced new features for GitHub Classroom, its collection of tools for helping computer science teachers assign and evaluate coding exercises, as well as a new set of free…

GitHub launches new tools for teachers, including autograding

ZenHub, the popular project management tool that integrates right into GitHub, today announced the launch of Roadmaps. As you can guess from the name, this is a roadmapping feature that…

ZenHub adds roadmapping to its GitHub project management tool

Microsoft-owned Github has removed the APK of an app for organizing political protests in the autonomous community of Catalonia — acting on a court takedown request sent by Spain’s Guardia…

Github removes Tsunami Democràtic’s APK after a takedown order from Spain

For a few years now, GitHub has been running a program that gives students around the world free access to GitHub Pro and various free and discounted services from other…

GitHub adds 21 new partners to its free Student Developer Pack

GitHub gets a CI/CD service

10:10 am PDT • August 8, 2019

Microsoft’s GitHub today launched the beta of a new version of GitHub Actions with full continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) capabilities built right into the service. General availability is planned…

GitHub gets a CI/CD service