InformationWeek: Why Microsoft’s GitHub Deal Isn’t a Sign of the Apocalypse

InformationWeek: Why Microsoft’s GitHub Deal Isn’t a Sign of the Apocalypse. “By picking up GitHub, Microsoft immediately becomes a major force in open source software development. As of June 2018, there were 28 million developers in the GitHub community, as well as 85 million code repositories, making it the world’s largest host of source code. Still, it’s easy to understand why developers generally mistrust Microsoft.”