David Potter

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What’s Wrong with Me?

I had an autoimmune disease. Then the disease had me.<p>Illness narratives usually have startling beginnings—the fall at the supermarket, the lump discovered in the abdomen, the doctor’s call. Not mine. I got sick the way Hemingway says you go broke: “gradually and then suddenly.” One way to tell the …

The 13 Best New Apps You May Have Missed Recently

Luckily, we've collected the best apps of the past month so you can find something new to try out.<p>From time-saving productivity apps like Workflow to fun little games for passing the time like Bloks, you're bound to find something you like.

Apps

The 10 Best Things From January 2015

Some things are just ... better<p><i>This article was originally published in the January 2015 issue of</i> Popular Science, <i>under the title "Obsessed".</i>

FAA And Drone Industry Partners Launch 'Know Before You Fly' Campaign

Drone guidelines for the holidays<p>Drones! They’re everywhere these days, be it fighting kangaroos, harassing casual diners with mistletoe, or waiting wrapped up under trees for casual users. The holiday season potentially means thousands of new casual drone pilots, and the Association for Unmanned …

Drones

Cure for memory loss could be on the horizon

Breakthrough study could hold the key to ending memory loss and offer a lifeline to Alzheimer's sufferers<p>Birthdays, passwords, colleagues' names. At some point everybody struggles to remember something important.<p>For Alzheimer's sufferers the feeling is a relentless onslaught as cherished memories …

7 worst right-wing moments of the week — Fox News melts down over “Colbert” finale

Greg Gutfeld has trouble hiding his disdain for Colbert, while Ann Coulter says more horrific things about rape<p><b>1. Antonin Scalia: Torturing convicts is a no-go, but torturing suspects is A-OK.</b><p>Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia was asked this week by the BBC about the CIA’s fully exposed use of …

The best Android games of 2014

Monument Valley, The Room Two, Clumsy Ninja and much, much more in our pick of games released this year through the Google Play store.<p>• The best Android apps of 2014<p>1. Monument Valley<p>What we say: Beautiful puzzler Monument Valley won bags of critical acclaim in 2014, deservedly. It’s a surreal …

Self-Control of Anxiety and Stress by Karma Yoga

Swami Swayamjyoti Saraswati<p>Today, the 20th century phenomenon known as 'burn-out', which is an important concomitant of stress, has become a common …

Spirituality

The 3 Lists Every Entrepreneur Must Make

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a company is like a dream come true: no one telling you when to go into the office, you can pick and choose meetings and there's unlimited vacation. Sigh -- the life of an entrepreneur. So flexible, so fabulous. If only it was …

Time Management

Google's Algorithm for Happiness at Work and in Life

We all want to be happy. Some even say that achieving happiness is the goal of life. While we don't consider happiness the purview of technology …

Study: Millennials Are The True Entrepreneur Generation

A new survey released today by Bentley University suggests that millennials sense that career success will require them to be more nimble, independent and entrepreneurial than past generations.<p>If past generations dreamed of the prestige and perks that come with a corner office in the executive …

Parenting News, View and Advice, from Pregnancy to Teens | HuffPost UK

Nichola Humpage Still birth awareness campaigner, Chronic illness fighter, Vintage obsessed woman!<p>Laura Rutherford Mother. Blogger. Access & …

The price of happiness revealed

How much do you need to earn to be happy?<p>We're all familiar with the fable of the miserable lottery winner, or the happy, loving family with few …

Happiness

Chick-Fil-A Manager Supposedly Bans Employees From Saying 'Bae,' 'Ratchet,' 'Turn Up,' In Hilarious Sign

Not really sure about the veracity of this, but it made it onto my Facebook news feed, so I’m gonna go with 100% true.<p>From the Imgur uploader, “I …

California Senate approves measure banning warrantless drone surveillance | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The California State Senate passed legislation on Tuesday imposing strict regulations on how law enforcement and other government agencies can use drones, a move supporters said will protect privacy and prevent warrantless surveillance.<p>A camera drone flown by Brian Wilson …

Obama Warns Defeating ISIS Won't Be Quick

President Barack Obama warned Tuesday that destroying “a cancer” like the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham will not be easy, but U.S. military might will know no bounds when pursuing those who threaten America.<p>“Rooting out a cancer like [ISIS] won’t be easy and it won't be quick,” Obama told the …

Mental Health

Apple Loop: Will The iPhone 6 Be Available To Pre-Order On September 12th, With Up To 128 GB Of Storage, And A New USB Cable?

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers when you can pre-order your iPhone 6, the memory options for new smartphone, Apple’s quest for a thinner backlight, monetizing both ends of the USB cable, Parallels is updated to version ten, OSX Yosemite gets …

Sony is shutting down PlayStation Home in Japan

Can you remember the last time you logged into PlayStation Home? Neither can anybody in Japan, apparently. According to a statement released on the Japanese website, the 3D social space will permanently close in March of next year. Sony didn't give a reason for the shuttering, but it's not too much …