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  • Delving into DevOps with instructor Ward Viaene

    Rounding out our Q&A series with tech instructors, today we're introducing you to Ward Viaene, who teaches "Learn Devops: Continuously Deliver Better Software" It's one of three courses available from Ward in the Udemy marketplace Read on for Ward's thoughts on getting into DevOps and what professionals in the...

  • Instructor Jason Cannon on what it takes to be a Linux pro

    Last week, we shared thoughts from instructor Chris Bryant on earning Cisco certification Today, we've got Jason Cannon, the instructor behind "Learn Linux in 5 Days and Level Up Your Career," which boasts nearly 29,000 students Jason's 10 other courses explore various aspects of Linux programming in his same...

  • Student’s First App Bought By Global Game Developer

    Back in July we introduced you to Nick Di Vona, a newcomer to app development who took Mark Price's “iOS 9 and Swift 2: From Beginner to Paid Professional” course At the time, we celebrated his Poke Radar app reaching #2 in Apple's App Store It turns out that was just the beginning of big things for Nick and his...

  • Udemy student takes course for beginners, creates technical documentation tool

    We were excited when the blog editor for Newegg, the hugely popular e-commerce site for tech enthusiasts, shared a story about a Seattle-area sysadmin who learned C# on Udemy in order to improve how his employer manages technical documentation Not only does Kyle Wisdom have an awesome name, he has a great love of...

  • Designing musical interfaces

    Today we're featuring the words and wisdom of Pablo Stanley, one of the talented UX designers working on the Product team at Udemy Pablo has researched how music can be leveraged to signal activity (rather than the usual beeps and chimes), the role audio plays in our interactive experiences, and how sounds and...

  • Keep up with new goodies unveiled at WWDC 15

    The 26th Apple Worldwide Developers Conference is happening this week right by our headquarters in San Francisco This high-profile event always makes headlines and draws a huge crowd It’s the first place to hear (officially, anyway) about exciting Apple product news and updates, which is a big deal if you’re...

  • New programming courses from Frontend Masters

    Exciting news to share! This week we launched 19 new courses from our partners at Frontend Masters, the well-known front-end web development training experts Frontend Masters joins our 14,000+ instructors currently teaching on Udemy These experts include the founder of AngularJS, creator of JSON, jQuery team members,...