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Did you know your text messages are plastered all over the internet?

Slashdot has a story on O2, Sprint and Boost Mobile allowing search engine spiders to crawl your messages. Any MMS messages that send the photo to the phone website are findable:

Google inurl:pictures.sprintpcs.com/share.do?invite= to see Sprint’s list.

So if it is private – don’t mms it!

Check to be sure your phone provider is blocking search engine spiders from making your mms searchable.