Github

GitHub is a web-based hosting service for software development projects that use the Git revision control system. GitHub offers both paid plans for private repositories, and free accounts for open source projects. The site was launched in 2008 by Tom Preston-Werner, Chris Wanstrath, and PJ Hyett.
Posts about Github
  • Facebook Open-Sources Community Cellular Manager

    … Facebook announced the open-sourcing of a solution aimed at furthering its mission of connecting the world. Software engineers Kurtis Heimeri and Steve Muir and infrastructure strategist Shaddi Hasan announced in a blog post last week that the code for Community Cellular Manager is available via GitHub. They described CCM as a software…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 10 readers -
  • Tumblr Now Supports Apple Live Photos on the Web

    … swing. Tumblr was the first third-party application to support Live Photos—you could even GIF ’em. Now we’re the first to support them on the web. And we’re open-sourcing the JavaScript library for any webmaster to use: GitHub and npm. We’re also working on an Android version for you. Tumblr users: What do you think? …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 8 readers -
  • When Social Networking Isn’t Enough

    … that much further. GitHub, for instance, offers a platform where software developers can collaborate on projects while learning from each other. Other similar platforms include Codebunk, Cloud9 and Kobra. Or if you need something more creative, you could look to sites like Fiverr or actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s HitRecord, where creators collaborate…

    Mary C. Long/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter- 18 readers -
  • Facebook Open-Sources Surround 360 3-D 360-Degree Camera System

    … Facebook introduced its Surround 360 3-D 360-degree camera system at its F8 global developers conference in April, and this week, the social network open-sourced its specifications. When Surround 360 debuted at F8, Facebook said it had no plans to brand or sell the system, adding that it would post the specifications to GitHub. That day has…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 9 readers -
  • F8 2016: Facebook Surround 360 3-D 360-Degree Camera System

    … Facebook developed a 3-D 360-degree camera system with an eye toward the 360-degree videos it recently introduced to the social network. Facebook Surround 360 will not be branded or sold by Facebook. Rather, the social network is open-sourcing the technology, with plans to post the design specifications and stitching code on GitHub…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
  • The Nuts and Bolts Behind Facebook’s 360-Degree Videos

    … unsupervised understanding of what is happening in a video and predicting what’s going to happen next”: The social network said its Vision Understanding team is studying ways to understand video with unsupervised learning models, adding that rather than labeling objects, scenes and actions, it deals with voxels– individual video pixels over time…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • Grow: Build The Ultimate Internet Marketing Dashboard

    …, Amazon S3 , Appraisal, Asana, Box, CSV, Custom Rest API, Channel Advisor, Database Connector , Dropbox, Facebook, Facebook Ads, Freshbooks, FTP/SFTP File access, Github, Google Adwords, Google Analytics, Google Spreadsheets, Harvest, HP Vertica, Infusionsoft, Insidesales.com, Instagram , Magento, Mailchimp, Marketo, Mixpanel, MongoDB, Mysql, Netsuite…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 21 readers -
  • How Wikipedia Transitioned to HHVM

    … at the Wikimedia Foundation office in San Francisco to help them out with some final migration issues. While the primary goal was to assist in their switch to HHVM, it was also a great opportunity to experience HHVM as our open-source contributors see it. I tried to do most of my work on WMF servers, using HHVM from GitHub rather than our internal repository…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin How To's- 15 readers -
  • Facebook’s 2014 Open-Source Highlights

    … 10,000 stars on GitHub, with both achieving the milestone on the same day. Next up on that list, according to Pearce: Pop. Facebook launched 107 new open-source projects in 2014, totaling 65,000 stars on GitHub and more than 6,000 forks. The top five open-source projects in terms of stars on GitHub were: Pop (more than 9,000 in just eight months…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 13 readers -
  • Facebook’s HHVM Speeds Up Box

    … Thinking outside of the box worked for Box, as Joseph Marrama, a software engineer at the file-sharing and cloud content-management service, described in a blog post how Facebook’s HipHop Virtual Machine open-source PHP runtime allowed it to boost the speed of its applications. Marrama wrote: At Box, we’ve had our collective eye on the HipHop…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 7 readers -
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