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Free Sneak Preview Of Our Self-Driving Car Nanodegree Program!
For the first time ever, we are opening up our groundbreaking Self-Driving Car Nanodegree Program classroom for a free sneak preview! Starting today, and until Monday, April 24th at 11:59 PM PDT, you can enter our classroom, and discover how our students learn and master these transformational technologies. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:09:23 +0000

Udacity Talks Goes To The Temple Of Mythbusting To Meet Jamie Hyneman!
Udacity Talks is all about getting great minds together to discuss the big ideas of the day, in an unscripted format powered by questions from Udacity students. We’re now getting ready for another incredible meeting of the minds, as Sebastian visits with Jamie Hyneman, former host of Mythbusters and the owner of M5 Industries, to discuss the past, present, and especially the future of Robotics. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:40:44 +0000

Udacity Launches Mobile Developer Education With Facebook At F8
We are very excited to announce that Udacity and Facebook have teamed up to offer new free courses for mobile developers. If you’re ready to build amazing apps, grow your business, and succeed on a global scale, you can register today! Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:01:34 +0000

Fewer Deaths, Cleaner Air, More Time: The Future Of Autonomous Vehicles
The promise of time returned to us, and the preservation of our lives in the face of overwhelming statistics about injuries and deaths from car crashes, are two very powerful motivations already shaping the future of autonomous vehicles—for many, they are why we should be pursuing this future in the first place. Environmental concerns—and the ways self-driving vehicles (including electric ones) might help address them—are swiftly becoming a third motivating force in the drive towards an autonomous vehicle-powered future. Thu, 13 Apr 2017 19:38:32 +0000

Welcome To Your New Udacity Classroom
The Udacity classroom is the heart of your learning journey, and we want to make certain you love what you experience there. Our goal is to provide you with the world’s greatest virtual classroom, to ensure you’re able to achieve every goal and dream you have for your education. This is why we’re so excited today to introduce you to your new Udacity classroom! Wed, 12 Apr 2017 17:15:06 +0000

Ratings And Reviews: Things We Learn From Our Students
Feedback from our students is critical to our goal of providing world-class learning experiences, and on a daily basis everyone in the company reads the ratings and reviews that come in through our website. Sometimes, we learn more than we expected to! Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:40:09 +0000

New Skills, Transferable Skills, And The New Rules Of Career Change
Mastering the new rules of career change requires auditing existing skills for transferability, and learning new skills to fill in any gaps. It means getting the balance right between the two, and being able to demonstrate and communicate the value of each. Tue, 04 Apr 2017 15:20:22 +0000

Overcoming Obstacles: Kiyoko’S Career Change Story
Career change isn't easy, but Kiyoko’s story shows that sometimes the greatest tools to overcome lack of experience and frustration are an adaptive mindset, self-care, and believing in yourself! Sat, 01 Apr 2017 15:35:07 +0000

“Valuable Skills” And What This Means For The Future Of Learning
Lifelong learners mastering the skills of today, tomorrow, and beyond, who are armed with the means to effectively and successfully showcase their competencies, are going to enter the labor market with a genuine advantage. Fri, 31 Mar 2017 16:47:53 +0000

Introducing The Latest Upgrade To Your Udacity App!
At Udacity, we believe you should be able to learn wherever you are, and whenever you want. Our goal is to make sure your mobile learning experience is always the best that it can be. So we are extremely excited today to introduce you to the latest upgrade of your Udacity App for iOS and Android! Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:39:07 +0000