As GitHub hits $200M in revenue, CEO Chris Wanstrath tells staff during all-hands meeting that he will step down after CEO search and become executive chairman (Alex Konrad/Forbes)

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Alex Konrad / Forbes:
As GitHub hits $ 200M in revenue, CEO Chris Wanstrath tells staff during all-hands meeting that he will step down after CEO search and become executive chairman  —  Three and a half years after his return, Chris Wanstrath will step down as CEO of popular developer platform GitHub after leading the search to find his own replacement.


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Elmedia Player hits one million user mark – Thank you!

Software

Eltima Software announced today that Elmedia Player, a popular versatile video and audio player, has just hit a major milestone of 1 million users. Such great features as making screenshots of any movie moment or making a series of screenshots of the played movie at an adjustable interval, streaming and receiving AirPlay content, support of subtitles and external sound tracks as well as the playlist repeat and shuffle options, make Elmedia an essential partner for avid video lovers….
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Coolpad Note 5 Lite C with Android 7.1 Nougat hits India

Coolpad Note 5 Lite C with Android 7.1 Nougat hits India

It’ll have to face a lot of competition there from the aforementioned Xiaomi to others like Oppo and Vivo. The Note 5 Lite C will set buyers back by Rs 7777, firmly entrenching it within the entry-level market sector. Its main advantage over rivals is …
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Minecraft: Story Mode – S2 “Giant Consequences” hits Aug. 15th; S1 coming to Switch

Games

Minecraft: Story Mode – S2 “Giant Consequences” hits Aug. 15th; S1 coming to Switch

There may be more to this fearsome foe than meets the eye, but to find out, Jesse — together with a few trusty friends — must embark on another adventure, this time into the icy unknown… Minecraft: Story Mode – Season 2 continues Jesse’s saga in a …
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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series (PS4) (UK IMPORT)
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series delivers a brand new story of the universe’s unlikeliest heroes, the rag-tag…

Injustice 2 (Xbox One) UK IMPORT REGION FREE
Injustice 2 continues the epic cinematic story introduced in Injustice : Gods Among Us as Batman and his allies work towards putti…

Silent Hill HD – Collection (PS3) UK IMPORT REGION FREE
Silent Hill HD Collection combines two classic spine-chilling Silent Hill titles from the past and brings them to the PlayStation …

Injustice 2 Deluxe Edition (PS4) UK IMPORT REGION FREE
Injustice 2 is the super-powered sequel to the hit game Injustice: Gods Among Us that allows players to build and power up the ult…

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series (Xbox One) UK IMPORT REGION FREE
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series delivers a brand new story of the universe’s unlikeliest heroes, the rag-tag…

Spotify Hits 60 Million Paid Subscribers Ahead of Going Public

Apple

As it prepares to go public, Spotify has reached 60 million paid subscribers, reports TechCrunch. The 60 million mark comes nearly five months after the company announced its 50 million paid subscriber milestone in March.

When adding in customers who listen to the free ad-supported tier, Spotify has more than 140 million subscribers worldwide. Comparatively, Apple Music now boasts 27 million paying subscribers, a number Apple shared at its Worldwide Developers Conference in June.


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Mystery phone code named Xiaomi Helium hits Geekbench

Mystery phone code named Xiaomi Helium hits Geekbench

A mysterious smartphone that goes under code name Xiaomi Helium appeared recently on Geekbench’s database for benchmarks and revealed some of its technical specs. Join GizChina on Telegram Obviously Xiaomi Helium is definitely not its real name but …
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