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Apple TV 4K can't actually download 4K video from iTunes

Apple’s 4K TV has launched to a wealth of positive reviews, but it turns out the 4K experience comes with some odd fine print. For example: You can’t actually download 4K movies from iTunes, only stream them.<p><i>MacRumors</i> spotted the quirk in an Apple Support document. Customers <i>can</i> download HD movies – …

Smart TV

[Infographic] Internet of Things: Four Key Elements You Need To Know

For anyone working in IT industry, the Internet of ThingsThe post [Infographic] Internet of Things: Four Key Elements You Need To Know appeared first …

Internet of Things

Which is the fastest growing programming language? Hint, it's not JavaScript

One language will significantly outstrip others in terms of active developers, according to a prediction by programming Q&A hub Stack Overflow.<p>Python …

Programming

The age of AI surveillance is here

For years we’ve been recorded in public on security cameras, police bodycams, livestreams, other people’s social media posts, and on and on. But even if there’s a camera in our face, there’s always been a slight assurance that strangers wouldn’t really be able to do anything that affects us with …

The 7 Most Unique Restaurants in the World

Dining out can be fun and all (<i>Ooh</i>, look honey. They have a fish tank!), but we pretty much always know what to expect. That is, until we heard you …

Top 26 things you need to see and do in Britain in 2017

Get ready for some major staycation inspiration!<p>Lonely Planet has unveiled its new Great Britain travel guide, in which its holiday gurus have …

Scotland

Why Google's Managers Are So Wildly Successful Comes Down to These 8 Behaviors | Inc.com

Becoming a good manager is no cake walk. Nailing down behaviors that lead to high employee engagement, trust, and loyalty requires continuous development.<p>But first, companies need to figure out whom to place into their management roles. Gallup research states that most companies fail to select …

Employment

Sleek modern home looks like it’s floating

Complete with a huge cantilever<p>The clients who commissioned this sleek modern home in Kent, England couldn’t have asked for something more different from their previous abode: a 15th-century Tudor house. But variety is the spice of life, right? The couple, a retired engineer and interior designer, …

The emergence of a new IT species: The IT/OT hybrid professional

A key tenet of Darwin’s theory of evolution is the idea of <i>adaptation</i>, in which a species changes over time to better adapt to its environment. Based on discussions with industrial organizations getting involved in the industrial Internet of things (IIoT), I believe we’re witnessing a similar …

Internet of Things

A Quick Introduction to AI

This column is authored by Srikanth Devarajan, Technical Director, NTT DATA IncThe post A Quick Introduction to AI appeared first on iamwire.

Artificial Intelligence

Running away to a Caribbean island: Trust me, it’s not a parenting paradise

Looking through old photos from our time living in the gorgeously lush Caribbean island of Saint Lucia, I see beautiful sunsets, stunning beaches, aquamarine seas. It looks idyllic — the perfect place to bring up children.<p>What the photos can’t tell you is that the island may have been picture …

Parenting

Google Spent 2 Years Studying 180 Teams. The Most Successful Ones Shared These 5 Traits | Inc.com

Over the years, Google has embarked on countless quests, collected endless amounts of data, and spent millions trying to better understand its people. One of the company's most interesting initiatives, Project Aristotle, gathered several of Google's best and brightest to help the organization …

Study Skills

The Best Kits for Teaching Kids How to Code

Who says learning code has to be boring?<p>Whether you're an experienced programmer or have never even touched a line of code, a kit designed to introduce basic coding skills can make a great gift for kids. These kits can teach everything from problem-solving skills to real programming languages that …

10 homes that make clever use of lightwells to bring daylight in

We've selected 10 popular projects from Dezeen's Pinterest boards that show how lightwells can be used to channel daylight down into parts of the …

Architecture

Get the tools to land a machine learning job that robots can’t steal

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Machine Learning

Roku is leading Amazon, Google, and Apple in the media streamer race

Roku is planning an IPO before the end of the year, The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.<p>If and when the company, which makes a line of streaming media players and licenses its software for use on a growing number of smart TVs, goes public, it'll have a few attractive stats it can use to …

Streaming Media

Summer Is Halfway Over! Time To Hit Up The Nation’s Lesser-Known Natural Wonders

Cities often get the lion’s share of our travel-dollar love. It’s easy to see why — there are Michelin starred restaurants, booming breweries, and food trucks to visit. Who can argue with spending your time riding a bike through a booming metropolis with a gelato in hand? Who can complain about …

The Perfect Cross-Country Road Trip Route for Every Vacation Length

The overland cross-country journey is ingrained in the American spirit. It’s something that everyone should do at least once in their life -- …

National Parks

10 Best Exercises for Weight Loss Torch Some Serious Calories

Stand with your feet shoulder-width apart and arms at your sides. Push your hips back, knees bent, and lower into a squat. Place your hands on the …

These are the 20 greatest cities to live in

European Travel

Explore Easter Island's Lesser Known Natural Wonders

From extinct volcanoes to idyllic islets, discover four stunning landscapes across the Chilean territory.<p>Although Easter Island is known for its mysterious <i>moai</i> statues, the remote Polynesian island has much more to explore. About 42 percent of this island is Rapa Nui National Park, a World Heritage …

On the beach in San Sebastián – in pictures

The Basque country resort offers traditional seaside fun, captured by Eddie Smith in our weekly look at people’s travels through three Instagram images

European Travel

The Most Beautiful Places in America

They don't call her America the Beautiful for nothing. The U.S. has more national parks than states (plus over 10,000 state parks), as well as plenty …

National Parks

8 unique adventures that you can only experience in Sri Lanka

There's far more to Sri Lanka than beautiful beaches. Save turtles, learn to cook a curry and perhaps come face-to-face with a leopard in Asia’s …

Asia Travel

Anyone who wants to be president needs to understand these 5 maps

Maps shape how we see the world.<p>But most of the maps hanging on our walls are dangerously incomplete because they emphasize political borders rather than functional connections.<p>The world has less than 500,000 kilometers of borders.<p>By comparison, it has 64 million km of highways, 4 million km of …

United Kingdom

Coding Is An Overrated Skill: Here's What You Really Need To Know | Inc.com

There's a myth floating around Silicon Valley that you need to be able to code to run a successful company. And it's duped us all. The companies we aspire to start are tech-based, overnight unicorns that fundamentally disrupt the industry they are entering. But there are other ways to do it. At …

Startups

17 STEM toys that teach kids to code

Games for your future tech giant.<p><i>This story was originally published on</i> WorkingMother.com.<p>In response to concern over kids' interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), companies have been churning out cool toys that teach them coding and logic skills. The idea: get kids hooked on …

Kids

Use these online office suites to get your work done anywhere

Work wherever you have Wi-Fi.<p>Not so long ago, the majority of the online productivity apps out there were limited, slow and buggy, but these web tools from companies like Google, Microsoft, and Apple are quickly catching up to their desktop counterparts.<p>While these apps don't have quite as many …

Software

One of Africa's best kept secrets - its history

<b>Africa has a rich and complex history but there is widespread ignorance of this heritage. A celebrated British historian once said there was only the history of Europeans in Africa. Zeinab Badawi has been asking what is behind this lack of knowledge and looking at the historical record for an</b> …

Archaeology

17 helpful Google products and services you never knew existed

While those products and services sound amazing, most of us can't use them just yet. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly useful that you might not even know existed.<p>For example: Did you know Google has a massive free library of fonts?<p>Here are some of the …

Apps