back to article GitHub turns on money tap for corporate open-source donations, turns off the lights with dark mode design

Microsoft's GitHub has revised its financial plumbing to allow corporate customers to contribute cash to favored open-source projects via GitHub's existing billing setup. Whether or not businesses will choose to reward developers who provide the free labor that powers today's tech economy is another matter. GitHub is merely …

  1. Robert Grant Silver badge

    > "The clean separation between the two buckets is actually really important for productivity," said Schoening.

    This sounds real.

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Microsoft needs donations?

    2020 has been a funny old year.

  3. karlkarl Silver badge

    And let me guess, only those projects using cool "Microsoft Technology" are eligible ;)

  4. Gene Cash Silver badge

    Some developers are getting to a six-figure income

    Both of them!

    1. Sceptic Tank Silver badge
      Linux

      Re: Some developers are getting to a six-figure income

      Does that 6-figure include cents?

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