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The Four-Letter Word Parents Have for Social Media

Diana Graber | Posted 05.03.2015 | Parents
Diana Graber

Digital parenting isn't for sissies. Nothing's prepared us for Kik, Yik Yak , Vine, Ask.fm, Whisper, Secret, Instagram, Omegle, Tumblr or whatever other social media app lurks in the mind of the barely-adult person who's about to create it.

The Secret Life of a Teenage Caregiver

Michelle Hanson | Posted 04.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Michelle Hanson

I hated the anger I felt towards him, hated the way I treated him in his moments of weakness. I hated the doctors that gave him the opiates that eventually took over his life, and I hated the disease that robbed me of the father that had taught me to play baseball and make the best ice cream sundaes in the world.

5 Ways to Achieve the Secret Goals You're Afraid to Share

Adam Rico | Posted 03.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Adam Rico

Fear has the ability to stop you from achieving these secret goals for your life. How many times have you missed an opportunity because of fear? How many times have you talked yourself out of wanting something because you were afraid it wasn't realistic?

What Is It About Anonymous Apps That Kids Love?

Diana Graber | Posted 02.10.2015 | Parents
Diana Graber

You'd think with all the bad press anonymous apps like Yik Yak, Secret, Ask.fm, and Whisper get, we'd have heard the last of them, right?

The Good Side of Anonymous Apps

Larry Magid | Posted 01.26.2015 | Technology
Larry Magid

Apps like Secret, Whisper, Ask.FM and Yik Yak are wonderful ways to discuss things like substance abuse, illnesses, obsessions, religious doubts, sexual orientation and other issues you might not want to disclose.

'The World Of PostSecret' Reveals What Lurks In The Hearts Of Man

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 11.14.2014 | Books

PostSecret, a blog sharing anonymous postcards emblazoned with the senders' secrets, was the original, analog Whisper -- and a form of Whisper incapab...

Facebook's Launches Anonymous Chat Room App

CNBC | Julia Boorstin | Posted 10.25.2014 | Technology

Facebook announced a new stand-alone mobile app that enables people to communicate anonymously—a change in the company's long-standing policy. Ca...

The Secret to Layering Different Eras and Styles

Dering Hall | Posted 12.06.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

Rarely is a room designed in solely one style or material. The real skill of an interior designer is the ability to work across eras and mediums and create a cohesive space.

This Industrial-Style Living Room Is Surprisingly Charming

Dering Hall | Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

Once-abandoned industrial buildings now stand to inform and inspire a bare-bones interior design aesthetic with modern-day elements.

Anonymity Is Part of Humanity

Hemanshu Nigam | Posted 11.05.2014 | Parents
Hemanshu Nigam

So, what's hot? Apps based on anonymity, where kids and adults can explore questions that can be asked or answered anonymously, are rising in popularity.

Social Media's New Dark 'Secret'

Michael LaMasa | Posted 10.18.2014 | Gay Voices
Michael LaMasa

Bullying and taunting follow people through their entire lives, and it's not just a problem for our children. Just ask the drag queen who was brought to tears onstage during a late-night cabaret show in New York when discussing recent anonymous attacks against her on Secret. Who benefits from that?

The Best-Kept Secret About Feeling Undeserving

Paul Dunion, Ed.D., LPC | Posted 08.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Paul Dunion, Ed.D., LPC

Reclaiming our deservedness may be a gift to ourselves, to future generations as well as to our ancestors. When compassion replaces ruthlessness, the benefits are unlimited.

The Allure of Secret

Larissa Zimberoff | Posted 07.21.2014 | Technology
Larissa Zimberoff

I have a new way to waste time and it's called Secret. Like Twitter, Secret is an app on my iPhone. Friends, friends of my friends and strangers ...

Jonathan Geller: The 'Boy Genius' Behind BGR.com

Andrew Benkovic | Posted 06.01.2014 | Business
Andrew Benkovic

In the industry where everyone wants to be "the first to know," sources are key. Jonathan Geller, the "boy genius" behind Boy Genius Report, realized this at a young age. Not only is he talented, but he used the connections to grow his empire to what it is today.

WATCH: Anonymity Comes To Social Sharing

Shawn Amos | Posted 04.12.2014 | Technology
Shawn Amos

It's hard to pinpoint what exactly triggered the recent popularity of apps that let you anonymously or privately confess your deepest secrets online, ...

(WATCH): I Didn't Know I Was Biracial

HuffPost Live | Posted 11.20.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

As a child, Rebekah Borucki questioned why she didn't look quite like the rest of her white family. But it wasn't until she was an adult that she lear...

The 10 Most Profitable Business Secrets

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 11.26.2013 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

Building strong relationships is one of the most important business tools you can master. When you have good relationships, running your business is so much easier. People respond to you faster and are willing to go that extra mile for you.

The Lie 6 Million Americans Tell Their Significant Others

Reuters | Posted 11.24.2013 | Divorce

By Chris Taylor NEW YORK, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Lying to a spouse, or a parent, or a kid about one's financial affairs? ...

No More Whispering: Talking Openly About Infertility

Tracey Cleantis | Posted 11.13.2013 | Women
Tracey Cleantis

I refuse, like Aisha, to carry my childlessness in me like a shameful secret. I want to share my story and help others learn that they aren't alone.

The Weight of a Secret

Rupa Mehta | Posted 08.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Rupa Mehta

Whether that secret crush is creating fear and insecurity or a secret habit is stirring up guilt, secrets come with a cost that more often than not far outweighs the benefit. So what is this cost? Added emotional weight that pulls you down emotionally and physically.

The Secret to Finding a Great Title for Your Blog

Sreedhar Pillai | Posted 07.22.2013 | Technology
Sreedhar Pillai

More than a decade ago, when I wanted to register my first domain, I didn't know what to call it. But I was excited at the feeling and fun of register...

Harlem Shake -- Four Secrets Behind the Sensation

Edward Lando | Posted 04.22.2013 | Entertainment
Edward Lando

There are only two rules for the Harlem Shake: 1) one person dances around, ignored, usually with a funny mask on, for 15 seconds followed by 2) chaos. No rules. A dense comic book page teeming with vignettes, or people repetitively doing one very random, spasmodic motion.

Does The TSA Keep Too Many Secrets?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 04.08.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

If you think the American government keeps too many secrets, you should meet Jose Lacson.

A Mother's Secret Revealed

StoryCorps | Posted 10.17.2012 | Crime
StoryCorps

In today's StoryCorps broadcast on NPR's Morning Edition, 40-year-old Julie Sanders sat down to discuss a part of her past she has never shared. At age 16, she belonged to a white supremacist group -- and one night in 1988, found herself at the scene of a murder.

The Real Secret

Joanne Tombrakos | Posted 10.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Joanne Tombrakos

Everyone is searching for it. That secret. The one that will solve all their problems. That magic key that will fix whatever they find lacking in their life.