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The military just created an AI that learned how to program software

Tired of writing your own boring code for new software? Finally, there’s an AI that can do it for you.<p>BAYOU is an deep learning tool that basically …

How to record Apple TV on your Mac, wirelessly

Today we’re going to learn how to record a movie that’s playing on your Apple TV direct to your Mac, with no wires required, no weird hacks, and not even any third-party software. The tools are all built into every Mac that ships. To record a movie off the “screen” of your Apple TV, you’re going to …

Apple TV

Designing with Midcentury Modern Decor

Each week Mansion Global tackles an interior design topic with an elite group of designers from around the world who work on luxury properties. This …

Announcing Our New Guide to Herbs

With spring under way, we’re excited to announce that our family of Garden Design 101 guides is expanding this week—with our new Herbs 101 …

Garden Design

Another AI attack, this time against 'black box' machine learning

Would you like to join the merry band of researchers breaking machine learning models? A trio of German researchers has published a tool designed to …

Secret Link Uncovered Between Pure Math and Physics

Mathematics is full of weird number systems that most people have never heard of and would have trouble even conceptualizing. But rational numbers …

Eggnog Spice Cake with Bourbon Custard Filling and Eggnog Buttercream Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Bourbon Custard Filling: Whisk together granulated sugar, cornstarch, and salt in a heavy saucepan. Whisk together …

The Wisdom of Trees: Walt Whitman on What Our Silent Friends Teach Us About Being Rather Than Seeming

A supreme lesson in authenticity from a being “so innocent and harmless, yet so savage.”<p><i>“When we have learned how to listen to trees,”</i> Hermann Hesse wrote in his lyrical love letter to our arboreal companions, <i>“then the brevity and the quickness and the childlike hastiness of our thoughts achieve an</i> …

Literature

Smart Leaders Focus on Execution First and Strategy Second

“We found the perfect strategy” ranks with “And they lived happily ever after” as a perpetual myth. A strategy is never excellent in and of itself; it is shaped, enhanced, or limited by implementation. Top leaders can provide the framework and tools for a team, but the game is won on the playing …

Management

Chandeliers Constructed From Recycled Plastic PET Bottles by Veronika Richterová | Colossal

<p>Czech artist Veronika Richterová (previously) uses the near indestructible nature of plastic PET bottles to her advantage. By snipping, twisting, …

Sculpture

15 garden fences your neighbors will be desperate to copy!

When it comes to choosing the perfect fences for garden areas there are so many things to take into account, not least which styles will make your …

These Dog Houses Are Designed by Starchitects

Bark-alona Pavilion by Jia-hao Syu, Design Haus Liberty<p>(Image credit: Jia-hao Syu, Design Haus Liberty)<p>If your dog is a design buff, then here's a …

Science decor that will actually look good in your house

Nerdy art doesn't have to look dorky.<p>There's a ton of nerdy artwork out there, but far too much of it is—we'll say it—ugly. Which is a shame because science is beautiful. These prints highlight that beauty while also allowing you to express your inner dork. You may have to explain some of these to …

5 Ina Garten Recipes You Can Make in the Slow Cooker

When it comes to entertaining, the Barefoot Contessa is a bonafide queen. Between wowing a crowd and making lovey-dovey meals for her man, Jeffrey, …

America's worst patent judge gets a scorching language lesson from the appeals court

Judge Rodney Gilstrap serves the Eastern District of Texas court, the venue from which patent trolls have extorted billions in useless menaces money …

Apple is being sued for patent infringement by a Native American tribe

New IP rules: Patents can be reviewed, "unless you pay off some Indian tribe."<p>Apple gets sued for patent infringement dozens of times each year, …

Opinion: Star Trek was a key part of my legal education

While Trekkies everywhere are excited over the arrival of Star Trek: Discovery, it was an earlier series in that venerable franchise that influenced …

Halloween is here with a copyright lawsuit over banana costumes

This Halloween, you'll probably see someone in a banana suit. Yes, he or she will be outfitted in a bright yellow costume, their face filling a hole in the middle of the fruit as arms and legs poke through the polyester peel. Hilarious.<p>Turns out, those bananas are big money, so much so that one …

The Creepiest Urban Legend in Every State

<i>Welcome to Urban Legends, a month-long collection of articles dissecting persistent myths, unexplained phenomena, shared nightmares, and tales so</i> …

Required Reading: The Mid-Century Modern Garden by Ethne Clarke

It’s hard to avoid mid-century aesthetics in contemporary design—from architecture to furniture, the fervor for the style of the ’50s shows no signs …

Mid-Century modern

Modern guesthouse tower adds space, views to lakeside cabin

Check out its silver-stained massaranduba facade<p>The master retreat-makers at Andersson Wise Architects are at it again. After building such dream getaways as this modern Montana cabin and the lake home with cordwood walls, the Austin-based firm has added an exquisite sleeping tower to the site of a …

Vacation Homes

Try this trick to go straight to sleep

Each time you choose to stay up a little longer bingeing that Netflix show, you’re beckoning death, slowly cutting off years from your life. This was …

Crockpot Roast Beef Dinner

This classic crockpot roast beef dinner recipe is a fabulous and easy meal in one dish. Be sure to read How to Cook Pot Roast before you begin for …

The Most Beautiful Autumn Adventures in the U.S.

Adventure<p>Ditch your pumpkin spice latte and experience the wilder side of this colorful season.<p>Does leaf peeping make you think of cruising in an Oldsmobile with a flannel blanket on your lap? Don’t succumb to those yawns just yet. Taking in the fall colors doesn't need to be a snooze fest. Your …

Rocky Mountain National Park

25 Slow Cooker Recipes with 10 Ingredients or Fewer

The slow cooker's charm is that it delivers meals without much effort on your part. Toss a bunch of ingredients inside and let it do its thing while …

This dental startup will straighten your teeth for less than Invisalign

Healthy, well-aligned teeth shouldn’t just be for the wealthy. Candid, a direct-to-consumer teeth alignment company, aims to make straight teeth more accessible and more affordable than braces and Invisalign.<p>Candid, which 3D prints its FDA-approved aligners, is designed for people who need mild to …

North Carolina

50 Day Hikes to See the Best of America's Natural Wonders

A state-by-state guide to hikes that promise jaw-dropping vistas, stunning waterfalls, and just-challenging-enough terrain.<p><i>This story originally</i> …

Patent Trolling Isn’t Dead — It’s Just Moving to Delaware

For years, the small East Texas town of Marshall has held a special status in patent litigation: poster city for opportunistic “patent trolling” lawsuits brought by nonpracticing entities, firms that amass patents for the sake of pursuing license fees and litigation. Thanks to last month’s Supreme …

How China Aims to Limit the West’s Global Influence

In January, at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President Xi Jinping of China called his country a champion of free trade and globalization. And at an international conference in Beijing in May, he laid out China’s grand vision of promoting global integration by linking Asia, Europe …

China