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Announcing TechCrunch Sessions: Enterprise this September in San Francisco

Of the many categories in the tech world, none is more ferociously competitive than enterprise. For decades, SAP, Oracle, Adobe, Microsoft, IBM and Salesforce, to name a few of the giants, have
How to Give YouTube a 'Classic' Look on Firefox and Chrome

How to Give YouTube a 'Classic' Look on Firefox and Chrome

If you feel nostalgic for the way YouTube used to be, or at least how it used to look, it’s possible to go back. An extension called “YouTube Classic” for Firefox and Chrome allows you reskin the web
GitHub gets a package registry

GitHub gets a package registry

GitHub today announced the launch of a limited beta of the GitHub Package Registry, its new package management service that lets developers publish public and private packages next to their source
Microsoft open-sources its quantum computing development tools

Microsoft open-sources its quantum computing development tools

Microsoft’s quantum computer may not have a working qubit yet, but the company has been hard at work on building the tools to program future quantum computers. Over the course of the last few years,
You can now sign into Azure with your GitHub account

You can now sign into Azure with your GitHub account

Developers can now use their GitHub account to sign in to Azure, and Microsoft has brought Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) to GitHub.

Microsoft’s IntelliCode for AI-assisted coding comes out of preview

IntelliCode, Microsoft’s tool for AI-assisted coding, is now generally available. It supports C# and XAML in Visual Studio and Java, JavaScript, TypeScript and Python in Visual Studio Code. By
Microsoft and GitHub grow closer

Microsoft and GitHub grow closer

Microsoft’s $7.5 billion acquisition of GitHub closed last October. Today, at its annual Build developer conference, Microsoft announced a number of new integrations between its existing services and
Hackers demanding bitcoin payments for code held hostage from GitHub and GitLab

Hackers demanding bitcoin payments for code held hostage from GitHub and GitLab

Hackers extracted all the source code from certain GitHub, GitLab, and Bitbucket repositories, leaving behind a ransom note demanding bitcoin. It remains unclear how the hackers were able to access
Stripe’s remote engineering hub shows how distributed workforces can thrive

Stripe’s remote engineering hub shows how distributed workforces can thrive

Payments giant Stripe announced that it is adding a fifth engineering hub to its repertoire. But unlike its existing bases, it will be entirely remote.
Yelp open-sources Bento Android framework for modular UI development

Yelp open-sources Bento Android framework for modular UI development

Yelp's new Bento framework, which is available in open source, is designed to simplify user interface development of Android apps.
Moto Z3 Play kernel source code for Android 9 Pie update now available

Moto Z3 Play kernel source code for Android 9 Pie update now available

In our review of the Moto Z3 Play from last year, we said it carried "an unacceptable price for a decent phone." In the event that you did pony up the $500 for it, or maybe just bought it on sale, you
For Open Source, It's All About GitHub Now

For Open Source, It's All About GitHub Now

The Apache Software Foundation, steward of the world's most popular web server, has moved most of its open source projects to GitHub.

The new new web

Over the last five years, almost everything about web development has changed. Oh, the old tech still works, your WordPress and Ruby On Rails sites still function just fine — but they’re increasingly
Microsoft and GitHub Workers Take a Stand Against Grueling, Inhumane '996' Culture in China

Microsoft and GitHub Workers Take a Stand Against Grueling, Inhumane '996' Culture in China

For tech workers in China, a brutal work schedule of 9am to 9pm, 6 days a week (usually just called “996") is not only commonplace, it’s been hailed as “a huge blessing” by the likes of Alibaba’s

GB Studio lets anyone create a Game Boy game

Yesterday marked the 30th anniversary of the Game Boy's release in Japan. If you're like our editors, that brings back all kinds of nostalgic memories. We've certainly come a long way since then -- so

GB Studio lets anyone create a Game Boy game

Yesterday marked the 30th anniversary of the Game Boy's release in Japan. If you're like our editors, that brings back all kinds of nostalgic memories. We've certainly come a long way since then -- so

Read the source code for every classic Infocom text-adventure game!

Jason Scott has made the source available for every one of Infocom's classic and genre-defining text adventure games (previously) for the Apple ][+ and its successors, posting it to Github under the
You can now download the source code for all Infocom text adventure classics

You can now download the source code for all Infocom text adventure classics

Yes, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and Zork are both included.
China’s startup ecosystem is hitting back at demanding working hours

China’s startup ecosystem is hitting back at demanding working hours

In China, the laws limit work to 44 hours a week and require overtime pay for anything above that. But many aren’t following the rules, and a rare online movement puts a spotlight on extended work
How GitHub became a bulletin board for Chinese tech worker complaints

How GitHub became a bulletin board for Chinese tech worker complaints

And attempt to catalog Chinese companies who demand a 996 schedule—9 am to 9 pm, six days a week—is the most "starred" project on Microsoft's code-sharing site.