GitHub Education: student-tested, peer-reviewed, and now published by the Association of Computing Machinery

Using GitHub in the classroom leads to learning outcomes like preparation for the future and feeling part of a developer community.
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GitHub Education: student-tested, peer-reviewed, and now published by the Association of Computing Machinery

GitHub Is Testing Commits on Behalf of Organizations

GitHub users may soon be able to contribute to projects on behalf of an organization. This feature has often been requested by developers who are contributing on behalf of their employers. “Corporate contributions to the third-party open source projects can still be a source of friction and ambiguity,” GitHub Product (more…) …

GitHub Is Testing Commits on Behalf of Organizations

Deploy WordPress Plugins from GitHub to the WordPress.org Plugin Repository

10up has released a GitHub Action that enables developers to deploy to the WordPress.org Plugin repository by tagging a new version on GitHub. Helen Hou-Sandí, 10up’s Director of Open Source Initiatives, explained how it works: You’ll be able to manage your entire development lifecycle in GitHub—no more futzing with local (more…) …

Deploy WordPress Plugins from GitHub to the WordPress.org Plugin Repository

Vulcanizer: a library for operating Elasticsearch

Vulcanizer is a Go library for interacting with an Elasticsearch cluster. Its goal is to provide a high-level API to help with common tasks associated with operating an Elasticsearch cluster such as querying health status of the cluster, migrating data off of nodes, updating cluster settings, and more.
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Vulcanizer: a library for operating Elasticsearch

Deploying Workers with GitHub Actions + Serverless

If you weren’t aware, Cloudware Workers, our serverless programming platform, allows you to deploy code onto our 165 data centers around the world. Want to automatically deploy Workers directly from a GitHub repository? Now you can with our official GitHub Action. …

Deploying Workers with GitHub Actions + Serverless

Keep your dependencies secure and up-to-date with GitHub and Dependabot

The following is a guest post written by Dependabot’s co-founder, @greystiel. Modern software often relies on hundreds of open source components, all of which need to be kept secure. Staying on top of security vulnerabilities in those
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