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Udacity comes in with a cyber-security program

Sebastian Thrun, Udacity co-founder
Udacity, the educational start-up co-founded by self -driving vehicle pioneer Sebastian Thrun has launched a new nanodegree - guess where? This time, they're dabbling in cyber-security.

According to Udacity's post, this new course involves Training the Next Generation of Cybersecurity Professionals, Addressing the Talent Gap, World-class AI and Data training and also an Invitation to the industry.


Udacity


Given that Udacity was involved in the training about 10,000 of just 300,000 AI engineers currently in the world today who innovate excessively and rake in huge salaries, Udacity will be very good to go on their new cyber-security program.

The new nanodegree was officially launched at the RSA conference which ended 3 days ago which came with a call for partners with its new cyber-security program.

This is a good time for a cyber-security program given that Udacity is one of the best (if not the best) learning platforms available and with all…

Samsung reportedly showed off foldable smartphone in private at CES




Rumours of a foldable phone by Samsung have been circulating for a while now, with impressive new developments in foldable screen technology making the release of such a device imminent. Though tech companies have been drumming up concepts for years, the technology may have finally matured enough for a commercial launch.



According to a new report, Samsung's version of a foldable smartphone, which has been dubbed the Galaxy X by many observers, is progressing nicely, with the company revealing it to select partners at a private showcase at CES 2018.



The company is said to have showcased both in-folding and out-folding smartphone designs at CES, with curvatures of 1R and 5R for the fold-in and fold-out designs, respectively.



As per one individual believed to be present at the private meeting, the phone sports a 7.3-inch display using OLED technology.



Reports suggest the company may start production of the device later this year, which would align well with earlier statements by Samsung suggesting we won't be seeing a foldable display on a smartphone until at least 2019.



Samsung may have some competition on the foldable smartphone front from not only Apple but also Microsoft, whose long-rumoured Surface Phone is also expected to feature a similar foldable display. Unlike Samsung's device, the Surface Phone may be released before the end of the year, suggesting Microsoft may beat Samsung to the punch.



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