This lawsuit represents a growing concern from programmers, artists, and other people that AI systems may be using their code, artwork, and other data without permission.
“Copilot” was trained using billions of lines of open-source code hosted on sites like Github. The people who wrote the code are not happy.
A programmer has re-created the original “digital rain” from The Matrix as well as the variations from the sequels and put it on GitHub.
A cybersecurity firm found that Microsoft workers uploaded sensitive login credentials to Microsoft's own systems to GitHub.
The shortsighted protest has caused a massive uproar in the open source community.
The US government has indicted four Chinese government hackers for crimes spanning from 2011 to 2018.
The new owners of the free and open-source audio editing software announced the privacy changes, kicking off a furor.
Microsoft-owned Github quickly deleted the code, which exploited vulnerabilities apparently used by Chinese hackers to break into a series of companies.
After removing the popular tool for claims of copyright infringement, Github has done a 180-degree turn on that decision.
Get ready to lose, a lot.
And it's using Github's own cat mascot to do it.