I guess the Microsoft acquisition is leading to some benefits. GitHub just announced that private repositories are now free. GitHub has been a great source for Xojo open-source projects, so being able to also use it for private repositories is a nice bonus.
Learn more about how to use Xojo with source control systems like Git here:
Source control systems are useful to single developers and teams. They provide a way to compare your changes, revert to prior code (so you’re not afraid to make changes and can try new things) and can even function as one of your off-site backups.