Michael Wertheim

  • Why Hasn't Congress Stopped Your Boss From Asking for Your Passwords?

    In the past five years, I have had some pretty terrible haircuts. All of them have been documented on Facebook. All of them would get me fired from my current job. Now think about all the pictures of me and my imbecilic friends playing air cello, air...

  • Why Your Data Is Safer With Facebook Than Washington

    We all know the internet is a terrifying place. Careers hang in the balance based on unsavory Tweets. People film themselves playing covers of “Call me Maybe”. Rock-a-fire Explosion exists. But aside from individual pratfalls, and mind-blowing acts of...

  • Tired Of Bogus Twitter Ads? The FTC Is Still Figuring That Out

    As the marketplace shifts from brick-and-mortar shops to online retailers, so shift the advertising techniques that get you to click “buy.” Door to door flyers might be a thing of the past, but ad-folk are still finding ways to sneakily use social...