The Twitter Virus–‘Pic of You’–That Won’t Go Away

A few weeks ago, Betabeat got a direct message from a coworker. “Is this you in this photo?” it said, with a link to a shortened URL. Long story short, we were had. The virus spammed our followers with some embarrassing message about making money from home. We were goaded about it at parties for oh, the next two weeks or so.  Read More