Chinese developers have been relying on GitHub to build up the country’s tech industry. But with tensions between China and the US, the country is now looking for a plan B. Photo: ShutterstockChinese developers have been relying on GitHub to build up the country’s tech industry. But with tensions between China and the US, the country is now looking for a plan B. Photo: Shutterstock
Chinese developers have been relying on GitHub to build up the country’s tech industry. But with tensions between China and the US, the country is now looking for a plan B. Photo: Shutterstock

China pins its hopes on Gitee as an open source alternative to Microsoft’s Github amid US tech tensions

  • Gitee says it is the second-largest open source software platform in the world and wants to challenge the popular GitHub in China
  • As China-US tensions rise, Chinese developers are worried about losing access to important open source technology

Topic |   Artificial intelligence
Chinese developers have been relying on GitHub to build up the country’s tech industry. But with tensions between China and the US, the country is now looking for a plan B. Photo: ShutterstockChinese developers have been relying on GitHub to build up the country’s tech industry. But with tensions between China and the US, the country is now looking for a plan B. Photo: Shutterstock
Chinese developers have been relying on GitHub to build up the country’s tech industry. But with tensions between China and the US, the country is now looking for a plan B. Photo: Shutterstock
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