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New workflow editor for GitHub Actions

Written by Chris Patterson / Original link on Oct. 1, 2019

It’s now even easier to create and edit a GitHub Actions workflow with the updated editor. We’ve provided inline auto-complete and lint as you type so you can say goodbye to YAML indentation issues and explore the full workflow syntax without going to the docs.Get through code faster with auto-comp…

Introducing the CodeSearchNet challenge

Written by Hamel Husain / Original link on Sep. 26, 2019

Searching for code to reuse, call into, or to see how others handle a problem is one of the most common tasks in a software developer’s day. However, search engines for code are often frustrating and never fully understand what we want, unlike regular web search engines. We started using modern mac…

Running GitHub on Rails 6.0

Written by Eileen M. Uchitelle / Original link on Sep. 9, 2019

On August 26, 2019, the GitHub application was deployed to production with 100 percent of traffic on the newest Rails version: 6.0. This change came just 1.5 weeks after the final release of Rails 6.0. Rails upgrades aren’t always something companies announce, but looking back at GitHub’s history …