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Microsoft buys github

Another opensource bastion goes to Microsoft.

Confirmed—Microsoft Buys GitHub For $7.5 Billion
It's official: Microsoft buys open-source coding community GitHub for a reported $7.5 billion | Alphr
Microsoft Is Buying GitHub. Here'''s Why. | Fortune
Why Microsoft is buying GitHub: It's all about developer relationships | ZDNet
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And just a year ago everyone was telling me to move my stuff off my grody home server onto github, where it'll be safer.

I doubt it'll fare any better than skype, which MS bought for the sole purpose of destroying.
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Another practical demonstration of the M$ strategy.
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