Users of our classic Desktop applications—GitHub for Mac or GitHub for Windows—will see in-app notifications suggesting an upgrade to the new GitHub Desktop with information on what’s changed. If you’ve never used our desktop apps, try out the new GitHub Desktop.
Today we’re introducing the public beta of the Checks API. You can now build sophisticated tools for CI, linting, and acceptance testing on GitHub. This new functionality currently works with the REST API, with GraphQL support coming soon.