• Here's a look at GitHub Actions, GitHub's new feature that's like 'Apple Shortcuts, but for code.'

    28 days ago - By Chron

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    GitHub has announced a new feature called GitHub Actions, which will allow users to build, share and execute code directly on the site.
    This feature cuts down on the steps developers need to take when running code, such as installing software files and testing the code.
    Actions is launching in a limited public beta on Tuesday.
    Executing code on GitHub, essentially a Google Docs for code, is about to get easier for programmers - the company is releasing an “Apple Shortcuts, but for code.”
    GitHub, which hosts open-source projects, just announced a new feature, called GitHub Actions...
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  • GitHub launches Actions, its workflow automation tool

    GitHub launches Actions, its workflow automation tool

    28 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    For the longest time, GitHub was all about storing source code and sharing it either with the rest of the world or your colleagues. Today, the company, which is in the process of being acquired by Microsoft, is taking a step in a different but related direction by launching GitHub Actions. Actions allow developers to not just host code on the platform but also run it. We're not talking about a new cloud to rival AWS here, but instead about something more akin to a very flexible IFTTT for developers who want to automate their development workflows, whether that is sending notifications or...
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  • GitHub launches Actions to execute code in containers and security alerts for Java and .NET projects

    GitHub launches Actions to execute code in containers and security alerts for Java and .NET projects

    28 days ago - By Venture Beat

    The GitHub code repository, which has been used by 31 million developers around the world in the past year, today announced a sweeping series of changes, including Actions, a new way for developers to automate workflows and build, share, and execute code inside containers on GitHub. In a phone interview with VentureBeat, GitHub head of platform Sam...
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