Self-Driving Cars for Everyone!

I am super pumped to announce a new Udacity Nanodegree offering: an introductory program to Self-Driving Cars. As you all know well, I have been working on self-driving cars for over a decade. I founded Google’s self-driving car team, and launched Udacity’s Self-Driving Car Nanodegree program last year at this time. This program has already…

Building The Future of Smart Transportation

Udacity Introduces the Flying Car Nanodegree Program Transportation innovation has powered dramatic growth across industries, cultures, and geographies for centuries. From the covered wagon to self-driving cars on the ground, and from hot air balloons to drones in the sky, our world has changed as we’ve developed new ways to traverse it, and as technology…

Was that real or VR? Learn how to make virtual reality...

Virtual Reality has the potential to change how we shop, learn in school, and get treated in the hospital. Businesses are hunting for people who understand how to design technology and experiences for this new medium. Starting today, we’re excited to make it possible for anyone to become leaders in applying VR to enhance everything…

Let’s Call ‘Soft’ Skills What They Really Are: Power Skills

By Lila Ibrahim I’ve been working in the tech industry for 25 years, and I’ve noticed a trend recently that leaves me scratching my head: We seem to value technical skills much more than the core people skills that actually make people effective at work. While technical competence and expertise are certainly important, I like…

More States Are Stepping Up to Address the Need for Vocational...

With a growing need for technical skills jobs, more states are answering the call for vocational education.

Court remands man for defiling a boy

A Kano Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday directed the remand of a 46 year-old man Kabiru Usman, for allegedly defiling a 12 year-old boy. Usman, who lives at Dawakin Dakata Quarters, Kano, is being tried on a one-count charge of unnatural offence. Chief Magistrate Muhammad Jibril directed the remand of the accused person and adjourned…