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Microsoft commits: We're buying GitHub for $7.5 beeeeeeellion

AdamWill

Re: How can it possibly be worth that much?

"Last lot of figures I've seen shows $140m in profit in 2016, up from $90m in 2015, and $70m in 2014."

Those numbers were *revenue*. Not profit.

https://twitter.com/EricNewcomer/status/809809075756273664

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-12-15/github-is-building-a-coder-s-paradise-it-s-not-coming-cheap

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