Sifting Through the Winners and Losers After Microsoft’s GitHub Acquisition

Sifting Through the Winners and Losers After Microsoft’s GitHub Acquisition

Microsoft dropped a bomb earlier this week by paying a reported $7.5 billion for GitHub, the world’s biggest collection of tech talent on the web. The move makes Microsoft the owner of the top two professional networks around, once you throw in LinkedIn, which went for $26.2 billion a few years ago.