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San Francisco, USA
275 Brannan St.
San Francisco, CA, 94107
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People

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Acquisitions

Easel, 1/2014
Ordered List, 12/2011

Funding

TOTAL $100M
FUNDING TOTAL $100M
Seed, 1/2008
Series A, 7/2012
Andreessen Horowitz
SV Angel
$100M

Competitors

Tags

GitHub

GitHub is a social network for programmers. Git is a distributed software management program created by Linus Torvalds, originally for the Linux Kernel Development. GitHub is a hosted Git repository. Github allows you to take part in collaboration by forking projects, sending and pulling requests, and monitoring development.

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Above: GitHub Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 7/18/13

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Gist

Websitegithub.com
Bloggithub.com/blog
StageLive
Launch DateJuly 21, 2008
Tags pastie

Gist is a git-based paste site. Every paste is its own repository that you can edit on or offline.

Major features include:

  • Multiple revisions
  • Support for multiple files within a single pastie
  • Can be edited offline and then “pushed” to GitHub
  • Pasties can be forked by other users
  • Supports private pasties
GitHub screenshot
Above: Gist Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 7/22/08
GitHub screenshot
Above: Gist screenshot #2
Uploaded: 7/22/08

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Intro to Gist

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Github

Sources

  1. Easel Acquired by GitHub (blog.easel.io) [edit]
  2. Ordered List is a GitHubber (github.com) [edit]
  3. Citation Needed [add]
  4. GitHub Valued at $750M With First Outside Funding Ever (allthingsd.com) [edit]
  5. GitHub Hits One Million Hosted Projects (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    One Million (github.com) [edit]
    GitHub Passes The 3 Million Developer Mark (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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