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Orion 7.0 – GitHub and Google+ Authentication

Orion 7.0, coming in late October 2014, will have significant improvements to its authentication infrastructure. Orion will now support OAuth 2.0 providers for authentication, in place of the OpenID and Mozilla Persona authentication methods. Orion 7.0 stable builds can be … Continue reading

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Orion 6.0 – Git Page Changes

In an attempt to stream line and improve Git workflows, we have started on a redesign of the Git pages in Orion 6.0 From Many to One One of our main design goals was to reorganize all of the git … Continue reading

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Ken’s Top 5 JavaScript Sessions at EclipseCon 2014

If you’re interested in JavaScript and/or Node.js development this years EclipseCon North America has some great sessions in store for you! It starts off with a Tutorial Monday with the Orion team titled END TO END WEBAPP DEVELOPMENT WITH ORION. … Continue reading

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Midterm GSoC update on the Orion Git Blame feature

Again this year the Orion Project is benefiting from the Google Summer of Code program. We put up several suggestions on the Eclipse Foundation GSoC 2013 Ideas page, as did other Eclipse projects. As a potential student working on open … Continue reading

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Orion at EclipseCon Boston 2013

The EclipseCon Conference in Boston is shaping up to be a great one overall and really interesting for those using or looking to use Orion. There’s a tutorial, hackathon, many information sessions and a BOF Wednesday night. 14 opportunities to … Continue reading

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4,400 New accounts on OrionHub since 1.0 release

On October 29th I posted at PlanetOrion our 1.0 announce and this was automatically tweeted by our @orionhub account. The reception and spread of the news was great in my opinion and thanks to those for retweeting, writing articles or … Continue reading

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