It seems like the GitHub releases are broken since 1.7.0 release. Even though we host ourselves the packaged binary, there might still be users that look for the binaries in GitHub and it is desirable to have them there.
More background in PR: https://github.com/mendersoftware/mender/pull/400
- GitHub releases work on new tags
- Manually upload releases 2.0.0, 1.7.1, and possibly others missing