How we measure 'reads'
A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more
Collaborative software development platforms (such as GitHub and GitLab) have become increasingly popular as they have attracted thousands of external contributors to contribute to open source projects. The external contributors may submit their contributions via pull requests, which must be reviewed before being integrated into the central reposit...