Udacity and Google always had a close relationship. Sebastian Thrun, founder of Udacity is also a Google fellow. While at Google he founded Google X, which is home to projects like the Google self-driving car and Google Glass. Its no surprise that Udacity made couple of big announcements at Google I/O this year.
New Courses with Google Experts
Udacity announced three new courses and one mini-course (which was announced a week ago) that will be taught by Google employees:
Udacity for Android is now available on Google Play! Though it has only been on the play store for a few hours it already getting lot of positive reviews. One big feature that is missing is the ability to download videos on your Android device. According to Udacity, this feature is coming soon.
Dhawal is the CEO of Class Central, the most popular search engine and review site for online courses and MOOCs. He has completed over a dozen MOOCs and has written over 200 articles about the MOOC space, including contributions to TechCrunch, EdSurge, Quartz, and VentureBeat.